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Bottrill Head: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Bottrill Head 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): Bottrill Head

Feature Class (see definition): Cliff

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1726

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
67° 42' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
066° 57' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -67.7

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -66.95

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1956

Description (see definition): Rugged headland on the E side of Bourgeois Fjord which forms the N side of the entrance to Dogs Leg Fjord, on the W coast of Graham Land. First surveyed in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE) under Rymill. The headland was resurveyed in 1948 by the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) who named it for Harold Bottrill, Chairman of the Board of Directors, later General Manager, of Maclean and Stapledon S.A., shipping agents at Montevideo, who gave great assistance to the British Graham Land Expedition (BGLE), 1934-37, and to Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), 1943-48.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Bottrill Head 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 Bottrill Head should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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