Alencar Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Alencar Peak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peak
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
rising to c. 1550m N of Beascochea Bay, Graham Coast, was roughly mapped by FAE, 1908-10, in October 1908; named Sommet de Alencar after Almte Alexandrino de Alencar, Brazilian Minister of Marine, who assisted the expedition (Charcot, 1910, p.22; 1912, Pl. 4); re-identified and accurately located by BGLE in August 1935 (Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.400). Mount de Alencar (USHO, 1943, p.143). Alencar Peak (APC, 1955, p.4; BA chart 3570, 21.ix.1957). Pico Alencar (Chile. DNH chart 1502, 1962; IHA, 1974, p.23).
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