Name details

Mount Barré

Barré, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Barré  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107680

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

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:

Narrative

rising to c. 2200m in SE Adelaide Island, was roughly surveyed in January 1909 by FAE, 1908-10 (Charcot, 1912, Pl. 2); resurveyed by FIDS from Stonington Island in 1948 and named after Michel Barré (b.1919), French engineer and Leader of the French Antarctic Expedition to Terre Adélie, 1950-52 (APC, 1955, p.5; BA, 1956, p.76; chart 3571, 14.vii.1961; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS, 1978); first climbed by a BAS party, 9 February 1963. Monte Barré (Argentina. AA, 1991, p. 6).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 30' 00.0" S
- 67.50000°
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Longitude:
68° 33' 00.0" W
- 68.55000°
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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 Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
31-Mar-1955

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