Lampitt Nunatak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Lampitt Nunatak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Nunatak
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. 1800m at head of Murphy Glacier, Loubet Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Detaille Island", 1956-57; in association with the names of biochemists and designers of sledge rations grouped in this area, named after Leslie Herbert Lampitt (1887-1957), Director and Chief Chemist, J. Lyons and Co. Ltd., 1919-57, who contributed many ideas for concentrated rations used by British polar expeditions from the 1930s onwards (APC, 1959a, p.8).
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