Name details

Mount Dudley

Dudley, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Dudley  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108580

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 c. 1700m at head of Neny Fjord, Marguerite Bay, Fallières Coast, was roughly surveyed on its W side by BGLE in 1936 (Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.432); further surveyed by USAS in 1940; photographed and sketched from the air by FIDS-RARE from "Stonington Island", 14 August 1947; resurveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1949; named after Harold M. Dudley, Executive Secretary, American Council of Commercial Laboratories, Inc., Washington, DC, who procured certain equipment and arranged financial aid for RARE (APC, 1955, p.9; DCS 601 sheet 68 66, 1955). Cerro Tres Hermános [=three brothers hill], so called descriptively by AAE (Argentina. MD, 1978, letter T).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 15' 00.0" S
- 68.25000°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
66° 32' 00.0" W
- 66.53333°
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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:
31-Mar-1955

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