Galen Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Galen 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 1520m in Solvay Mountains, S Brabant Island, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of medicine grouped in this area, named after Galen (138-201), born in Pergamon, Asia Minor, the most eminent Roman doctor of his time and author of numerous works on anatomy, medicine and surgery (APC, 1960, p.4; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974).
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