Station ID: LPLY
Coordinate: S 73.1111, W 90.2992
Installed: 2011-2012 season
Former Projects: WAGN
Former Names: W16A
Transportation: Twin Otter/Basler
Closest operations HUB: 889km to WAIS
A small conspicuous rocky nunatak 2 mi SW of Dentler Island, lying near the inner part and E end of Abbot Ice Shelf. First sighted on Feb. 9, 1961 from helicopters of the USS Larry K. Lepley, oceanographer of the U.S. Navy Hydrographic Office, who with three others was marooned at this nunatak, Feb. 12-15, 1961, by a severe wind and snowstorm (https://data.aad.gov.au/aadc/gaz/scar/display_name.cfm?gaz_id=127953).