Name details

Wiltshire Rocks

Wiltshire Rocks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Wiltshire Rocks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 2413

Feature type: Rock

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A group of rocks in the sea about 9 km ENE of Smith Rocks, off the coast of Mac.Robertson Land. Mapped from air photographs taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition (1936) and called Spjotøyskjera by Norwegian cartographers.

Named For

Named after Allan Charles Warwick Wiltshire, cook at Mawson in 1968.

Location

Latitude:
67° 30' 15.8" S
- 67.50439°
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Longitude:
63° 06' 08.3" E
63.10231°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
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Date approved:
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