Gemel Peaks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Gemel Peaks (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 c. 100m on Fildes Peninsula, King George Island, were charted by DI in 1935 and named Twin Peak (Nelson and others, chart, 1935b) or Twin Peaks (Nelson and others chart 1935c; BA chart 1774, 9.vii.1948; APC, 1955, p.10); following air photography by FIDASE in 1956, renamed Gemel Peaks, gemel being a descriptive word meaning twin (APC, 1960, p.4; DOS 610 sheet W 62 58, 1968). Gemmel Picos (Brazil. Península Fildes map, 1984)
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