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Wolseley Buttress: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Wolseley Buttress in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Wolseley Buttress

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 16756

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
64° 12' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
059° 47' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -64.2

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -59.7833333

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1964

Description (see definition): A high buttress on the southern edge of Detroit Plateau, Graham Land, forming the W side of Albone Glacier. Mapped from surveys by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) (1960-61). Named by UK Antarctic Place-names Committee (UK-APC) after Wolseley Tool and Motor Car Co. which, in 1908-10, designed the experimental motor sledge used by Captain Scott's 1910-13 expedition.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Wolseley Buttress in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Wolseley Buttress should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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