Dorsey Mountains (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Dorsey Mountains (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.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
rising to c. 2000m and running N-S on N side of Arrowsmith Peninsula, Loubet Coast, to include Mount Lagally and Vanni Peak, were photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Noah Ernest Dorsey (1873-1959), American physicist; author of Properties of ordinary water-substance... (New York, 1940), a comprehensive study of ice (APC, 1960, p.3; BA, 1961, p.189; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1978).
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