Name details

Mount Hankey

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109191

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.

Narrative

Mountain on the landward side of Roberts Ice Piedmont, north-east Alexander Island, at the eastern edge of Rouen Mountains and 10k SE of Mount Paris; named after Hon. Henry Hankey (1914-99), who was Under Secretary of State for South American Department during the period of the negotiation of the Antarctic Treaty (1957-61) (APC 2001).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 03' 00.0" S
- 69.05000°
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Longitude:
70° 41' 00.0" W
- 70.68333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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:
17-Jan-1901

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