Flinders Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Flinders Peak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peak
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 960m at W end of Bristly Peaks, Fallières Coast, was photographed from the air by BGLE, 1 February 1937, and by RARE in December 1947; surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in December 1958; in association with the names of pioneers of navigation grouped in this area, named after Capt. Matthew Flinders, RN (1774-1814), English navigator who discovered the cause of deviation in magnetic compasses and pointed the way to a solution of the problem, 1805-14 (APC, 1962, p. 13; DOS 610 sheet W 69 66, 1963).
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