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Semela Ridge

Semela Ridge (Bulgarian: рид Семела, Rid Semela’ \rid se-me-la\ is the ice-covered ridge extending 8.5 km in east-west direction and 3.2 km wide, rising to 2000 m in the west foothills of Bruce Plateau on Loubet Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. ...

                                               

Seue Peaks

The Seue Peaks are peaks located on the Antarctic Peninsula, standing between Bentley Crag and Mount Rendu on Arrowsmith Peninsula in Graham Land. They were mapped by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from surveys and air photos from 1956 ...

                                               

Shanty Point

Shanty Point is a small point within Darbel Bay, lying close west of the mouth of Cardell Glacier on the west coast of Graham Land. Photographed by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1955–57, and mapped from these photos by the Falkland Islands Dependen ...

                                               

Sharp Glacier

Sharp Glacier is a glacier flowing north to the head of Lallemand Fjord, close east of the Boyle Mountains, in Graham Land. Mapped by Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from surveys and air photos, 1948–59. Named by United Kingdom Antarctic Pla ...

                                               

Sherba Ridge

Sherba Ridge (Bulgarian: рид Шерба, Rid Sherba’ \rid sher-ba\ is the ice-covered ridge extending 13 km in southeast-northwest direction, 6 km wide and rising to 2100 m in the west foothills of Avery Plateau on Loubet Coast in Graham Land, Antarct ...

                                               

Shmidt Point

Shmidt Point is a point marking the north extremity of Arrowsmith Peninsula, which separates Hanusse Bay and Lallemand Fjord on the west coast of Graham Land. First seen and roughly surveyed in 1909 by the French Antarctic Expedition under Charco ...

                                               

Shull Rocks

Shull Rocks is a chain of low snow-covered rocks and one small island, lying in Crystal Sound about 10 miles northwest of Cape Rey, Graham Land. Mapped from surveys by Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey. Named by United Kingdom Antarctic Place- ...

                                               

Shumskiy Cove

Shumskiy Cove is a cove in southern Hanusse Bay indenting the northwest side of Arrowsmith Peninsula in Graham Land. Mapped by Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from surveys and air photos, 1956-59. Named by United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Name ...

                                               

Slessor Peak

Slessor Peak is a mainly ice-covered peak, 2.370 m, standing at the southwest end of Bruce Plateau in Graham Land, close northwest of Gould Glacier. It rises about 300 m above the general level of the plateau ice sheet and has a steep rock face o ...

                                               

Smilyan Bastion

Smilyan Bastion is the rounded ice-covered buttress extending 13 km in southeast-northwest direction and 16 km in south-southwest to north-northeast direction, and rising to 1550 m on the west side of Hemimont Plateau on Loubet Coast in Graham La ...

                                               

Sokol Point

Sokol Point is the narrow hilly point projecting 1.9 km into Darbel Bay on Loubet Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. It is formed by an offshoot of Sherba Ridge, and separates the glacier termini of Drummond Glacier to the east and Widdowson Glaci ...

                                               

Solch Glacier

Solch Glacier is a glacier on the Pernik Peninsula of the Loubet Coast in Graham Land, flowing west to Salmon Cove just north of Kanchov Peak on the east side of Lallemand Fjord. It was mapped from air photos taken by the Falkland Islands and Dep ...

                                               

Somers Nunatak

Somers Nunatak is a nunatak rising to about 600 m on the west edge of Reid Glacier, Arrowsmith Peninsula, Loubet Coast. The feature provides a useful vantage point near several geological localities. Following geological work in the area by Briti ...

                                               

Somigliana Glacier

Somigliana Glacier is a glacier flowing north to Langmuir Cove on the north part of Arrowsmith Peninsula in Graham Land. Mapped by Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from surveys and air photos, 1956–59. Named by United Kingdom Antarctic Place- ...

                                               

Stair Hill

Stair Hill is a hill at the south side of the head of Holtedahl Bay, on the west coast of Graham Land. Photographed by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1956–57, and mapped from these photos by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey. Named by the Uni ...

                                               

Stefan Ice Piedmont

Stefan Ice Piedmont is a small ice piedmont at the northwest extremity of Pernik Peninsula, Loubet Coast in Graham Land, overlying the coast between Cape Rey and Holdfast Point. Mapped from air photos taken by Falkland Islands and Dependencies Ae ...

                                               

Stefan Karadzha Peak

Stefan Karadzha Peak is the ice-covered peak of elevation 2050 m in the west foothills of Avery Plateau on Loubet Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. It has rounded top and steep, partly ice-free west and northeast slopes, and surmounts Erskine Gla ...

                                               

Tammann Peaks

Tammann Peaks are peaks on Pernik Peninsula, Loubet Coast in Graham Land, standing 4 nautical miles southeast of Orford Cliff, a like distance east of Lallemand Fjord and 5 km east of Klepalo Hill. Mapped from air photos taken by Falkland Islands ...

                                               

Tanglefoot Peak

Tanglefoot Peak is a prominent rocky peak of 650 m at the end of Haslam Heights, Arrowsmith Peninsula, on the west coast of Graham Land. Probably first sighted by members of the French Antarctic Expedition under Charcot who roughly charted this a ...

                                               

Thorne Point

Thorne Point is a point at the west side of Langmuir Cove, marking the northwest extremity of Arrowsmith Peninsula, Graham Land. It was mapped in 1960 from surveys made by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey, and was named for John Thorne, F ...

                                               

Tlachene Cove

Tlachene Cove is the 4 km wide cove indenting for 3.6 km Loubet Coast on the Antarctic Peninsula. It is part of Darbel Bay, entered southwest of Kudelin Point and northeast of Gostilya Point. The cove was formed as a result of the retreat of Hopk ...

                                               

Tutton Point

Tutton Point is the southwestern point of Liard Island in Hanusse Bay, Graham Land. This point is a landing place, the start of a route into the interior of the island. Mapped from air photos taken by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition and Falkl ...

                                               

Tyndall Mountains

The Tyndall Mountains are a group of mountains close south of Avsyuk Glacier in central Arrowsmith Peninsula, Graham Land. Photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956–57. Mapped by Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from surveys and air photos, 1 ...

                                               

Ushlinova Peak

Ushlinova Peak is the sharp ice-covered peak of elevation 2150 m in the west foothills of Avery Plateau on Loubet Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. It surmounts Widdowson Glacier to the west and a tributary to that glacier to the northeast. The p ...

                                               

Vallot Glacier

Vallot Glacier is a glacier flowing northwest to Laubeuf Fjord close south of Lewis Peaks, on Arrowsmith Peninsula in Graham Land. It was mapped by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from surveys and air photos, 1948–59, and was named by th ...

                                               

Vanni Peak

Vanni Peak is a peak 3 nautical miles north of Mount Lagally in the Dorsey Mountains, on Arrowsmith Peninsula in Graham Land. It was mapped by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey from surveys and air photos, 1956–59, and was named by the Uni ...

                                               

Voit Peak

Voit Peak is a peak between Drummond and Hopkins Glaciers on the west coast of Graham Land. Photographed by the Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition in 1956–57. Named by the United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee in ...

                                               

Waldeck-Rousseau Peak

Waldeck-Rousseau Peak is a conspicuous monolith 3 nautical miles east-northeast of Cape Evensen on Stresher Peninsula on Graham Coast, Antarctic Peninsula. The French Antarctic Expedition under Jean-Baptiste Charcot charted a cape in this area wh ...

                                               

Weertman Island

Weertman Island is the largest and southernmost of the Bennett Islands, lying in Hanusse Bay. It was mapped from air photos taken by Ronne Antarctic Research Expedition and Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition, and named by ...

                                               

Widdowson Glacier

Widdowson Glacier is a glacier situated between Drummond and McCance Glaciers and flowing into Darbel Bay south of Sokol Point, on the west coast of Graham Land. The glacier was photographed by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1955–57, and mapped from ...

                                               

Widmark Ice Piedmont

Widmark Ice Piedmont is an ice piedmont between Holtedahl and Darbel bays on Stresher Peninsula on the west coast of Graham Land. Photographed by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1955-57 and mapped from these photos by the Falkland Islands Dependencie ...

                                               

Wilkinson Glacier

Wilkinson Glacier is a glacier on the south side of Protector Heights on Pernik Peninsula, Loubet Coast in Graham Land, flowing westward into Lallemand Fjord to the south of Holdfast Point. Mapped from air photos taken by Falkland Islands and Dep ...

                                               

Workman Rocks

Workman Rocks is a group of rocks in the northeast part of Darbel Bay just westward of Panther Cliff on the southwest coast of Stresher Peninsula, Graham Land in Antarctica. Photographed by the Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expe ...

                                               

Wyatt Island

Wyatt Island is an island, 5 nautical miles long and 2 nautical miles wide, lying 2 nautical miles south of Day Island near the center of Laubeuf Fjord, off the west coast of Graham Land. First surveyed in 1936 by the British Graham Land Expediti ...

                                               

Zhelev Peak

Zhelev Peak is the rocky peak rising to 1650 m on the west coast of Pernik Peninsula, Loubet Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. The feature has steep and partly ice-free west slopes, and surmounts Lallemand Fjord to the west, Field Glacier to the ...

                                               

Zilva Peaks

Zilva Peaks is a pair of conspicuous peaks between the two arms of Drummond Glacier in Graham Land. Photographed by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1955-57 and mapped from these photos by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey. Named by the United ...

                                               

Ameghino Gully

Ameghino Gully is a gully running east–west through the outcrops on the west side of Longing Peninsula, Nordenskjold Coast, Antarctica. The name derives from Refugio Ameghino, the Argentine refuge situated on the southwest side of Longing Gap and ...

                                               

Arrol Icefall

Arrol Icefall is a steep icefall about 3 miles long, originating on the south side of Detroit Plateau, Graham Land, about 8 miles northwest of Cape Worsley. The 11-km long glacier featuring this icefall is situated southwest of Akaga Glacier and ...

                                               

Baldwin Peak

Baldwin Peak is a peak between Lilienthal Glacier and Mount Berry in northern Graham Land. It was photographed by the Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition in 1956–57 and mapped from these photos by the Falkland Islands Depen ...

                                               

Balvan Point

Balvan Point is the rocky point on the south side of the entrance to Solari Bay on Nordenskjold Coast in Graham Land. It was formed as a result of the break-up of Larsen Ice Shelf in the area in the late 20th century. The feature is named after t ...

                                               

Batkun Peak

Batkun Peak is the peak rising to 1100 m in the southeast foothills of Detroit Plateau on Nordenskjold Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. It is situated in the west part of Grivitsa Ridge, surmounting Darvari Glacier to the north and Zaychar Glaci ...

                                               

Bekker Nunataks

The Bekker Nunataks are a group of three nunataks lying below Ruth Ridge on the north side of Drygalski Glacier and the southwest side of Enravota Glacier on Nordenskjold Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. They were mapped from surveys by the Falk ...

                                               

Mount Berry (Antarctica)

Mount Berry is a mountain 3 miles southeast of Baldwin Peak, near the head of Cayley Glacier in northern Graham Land. It was photographed by the Falkland Islands and Dependencies Aerial Survey Expedition in 1956–57, and mapped from these photos b ...

                                               

Bolgar Buttress

Bolgar Buttress is the ice-covered buttress rising to 1500 m on the southeast side of Detroit Plateau on Nordenskjold Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica, situated between the upper courses of Pyke and Albone Glaciers. It has steep and partly ice fr ...

                                               

Mount Brading

Mount Brading is a mountain topped by a snow peak, 4 nautical miles east of the northeast corner of Larsen Inlet in Graham Land. It was surveyed by the Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey and named after Christopher G. Brading, a FIDS surveyor a ...

                                               

Chipev Nunatak

Chipev Nunatak is the narrow, rocky hill extending 2.9 km in north-south direction and rising to 800 m on the east side of Edgeworth Glacier on Nordenskjold Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. The nunatak is named after Nesho Chipev b. 1953, biolog ...

                                               

Cletrac Peak

Cletrac Peak is a conspicuous steep-sided peak at the northwest corner of Larsen Inlet, immediately north of Muskeg Gap, in Graham Land, 4.3 km east of Skidoo Nunatak and 4 km south of Maslarov Nunatak. It was mapped from surveys by the Falkland ...

                                               

Cruyt Spur

Cruyt Spur is a rocky spur 4 nautical miles northeast of Ruth Ridge and 3.85 miles north-northeast of Papiya Nunatak, extending 2 nautical miles southeast from the south wall of Detroit Plateau, on the Nordenskjold Coast of Graham Land, Antarctic ...

                                               

Darzalas Peak

Darzalas Peak is the rocky, mostly ice-free peak rising to 1300 m in the south foothills of Detroit Plateau on Nordenskjold Coast in Graham Land, Antarctica. The peak is situated between Bombardier and Dinsmoor Glaciers, and surmounting Mundraga ...

                                               

Desislava Cove

Desislava Cove is the 3.3 km wide cove indenting for 3 km Nordenskjold Coast in Graham Land west of Cape Worsley. It was formed as a result of the retreat of Aleksiev Glacier and Kladorub Glacier in the early 21st century. The feature is named af ...