Name details

Brugmann Mountains

Brugmann Mountains (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Brugmann Mountains  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107987

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 850m in Liège Island and including Pavlov Peak and Mount Vesalius, were roughly mapped by BeAE on 25 January 1898 and named Monts Brugmann after Georges Brugmann of Brussels, Belgian banker and a patron of the expedition (Lecointe, chart, 1899; SRBG, 1900, p.19). Mount Brugmann (Cook, 1900, p.137). Monts Bruggmann [sic] (Gerlache, 1900b). Brugmann Mountains (Cook, 1900, map p.xx; BA, 1948, p.189; chart 3205, 23.ix.1949; APC, 1955, p.6; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974). Monti Brugmann (Gerlache, 1902a). Bruggman [sic] Mountains (BA chart 3205, vii.1909). Brüggmann Mountains (BA, 1916, p.403). Bruggmann Mountains (BA, 1930, p.81). Brugman [sic] Mountains (BA chart 3205, 1942). Bruggman (Brugmann) Mountains (USHO, 1943, p.113). Montes Bruggman (Argentina. MM chart 106, 1949). The mountains were photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956-57. Montes Bruggmann (Argentina. MM chart 128, 1957). Montes Brugmann (Argentina. MM, NM 10/5.v.1959; Pierrou, 1970, p.219; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.57). Brugmann (Bruggman) Mountains (USHO, 1961, p.145). Brugmann Mounts (USOO chart 6944, 1963).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 02' 00.0" S
- 64.03333°
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Longitude:
61° 58' 00.0" W
- 61.96667°
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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:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
8-Sep-1953

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