Name details

Clifford Peak

Clifford Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Clifford Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108231

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. 1150m at NE end of Osterrieth Range, Anvers Island, was sighted by BeAE in February 1898; following the cruise of HMS Snipe (Capt. J.G. Forbes, RN) in January 1948, named after Sir Miles Clifford (Clifford Glacier, q.v.) (APC, 1955, p.7; USHO, 1962, p.153; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974). The peak was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 34' 00.0" S
- 64.56667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
62° 51' 00.0" W
- 62.85000°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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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:
22-Jan-1951

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