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

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 2472

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
63° 26' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
057° 03' 00" W

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -63.4333333

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -57.05

Elevation (see definition): 650

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A horseshoe-shaped mountain rising to 650 m, S of Hope Bay, Trinity Peninsula. Discovered and mapped by the Swedish Antarctic Expedition (SwedAE), 1901-04. Surveyed by Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS), 1945-47, and named in error "Mount Carrel" after Tom Carroll (b. 1864), Newfoundland boatswain of the ship Eagle, which participated in establishing the Falklands Islands Dependencies Survey (FIDS) Hope Bay base in February 1945. The spelling has been amended to correct the original error.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data



NOTE: The information regarding Carroll, Mount 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 Carroll, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.


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