Name details

Christie Peaks

Christie Peaks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Christie Peaks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108196

Feature type: Peak

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. 760m in N Batterbee Mountains (q.v.), George VI Sound, following surveys by BAS, 1962-72, were named after Timothy Julian Churchill Christie (b. 1934), BAS surveyor, "Stonington Island", 1970-72, who worked in this area (APC, 1977, p.8; USGS sketch map Palmer Land (North Part), 1979; BAS 250 P sheet SR 19-20/14, 2-DOS 1984).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 15' 00.0" S
- 71.25000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
67° 25' 00.0" W
- 67.41667°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
21-Jul-1976

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