Name details

Mount Bodys

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107854

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

E-most peak in Adelaide Island rising to c. 1300m, was roughly surveyed by FAE, 1908-10, in January 1909 (Charcot, 1912, Pl. 2); resurveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in September 1948 and named after Sgt William Stuart Bodys, RAF (b. 1921), mechanic for the Norseman aircraft, piloted by Flying Officer P.B. St. Louis, RCAF (Mount St. Louis, q.v.), who in January-February 1950 flew from Argentine Islands to Stonington Island to relieve the FIDS station (APC, 1955, p.5; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1979). Monte Bodys (Argentina. AA, 1991, p. 8)

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 09' 00.0" S
- 67.15000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 47' 00.0" W
- 67.78333°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
31-Mar-1955

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