Calais, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Calais (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Mountain
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
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rising to c. 2350m S of Roberts Ice Piedmont, N Alexander Island, was roughly indicated by BeAE (Lecointe, 1903, p.99-100; 1905, Carte 6); roughly mapped by FAE, 1908-10, and named Massif Calais after the French city (Charcot, 1912, Pl. 1). Calais Mount (BA chart 3175, 9.x.1914). Mount Calais (BA, 1916, photograph facing p.409; APC, 1955, p.6; DOS 610 sheet W 69 70, 1960). Alais [sic] Fj. (HA chart, 1927). Montes Calais (Rymill and others, 1943, map facing p.272). Cape Nicholas, in error (Mount Nicholas, q.v.) (USHO, 1943, p.165; [referring to the ill-defined cape N of Mount Calais] USHO, 1956, p.38). Cape Brown (q.v.), in error (USHO, 1956, p.38). Monte Calais (Chile. DNH chart LIII, 1947; IHA, 1974, p.63). The mountain was surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Stonington Island" and photographed from the air by RARE in 1947-48. Calais Berg (Knapp, 1958, p.570). Mount Nicholas, in error (USAF chart 1789, 1959). Gora Kale (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961).
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