Jeffries Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Jeffries 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 c. 950 m SE of Sadler Point, Danco Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Danco Island", 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of aviation grouped in this area, named after John Jeffries (1744-1819), American physician, who with J. P. Blanchard (Blanchard Glacier, q.v.) made the first balloon crossing of the English Channel in 1785 (APC, 1960, p.5; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974).
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