Machatschek, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Machatschek (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Mountain
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. 500m E of Fuchs Ice Piedmont, NW Adelaide Island, was incorrectly identified with Mount Vélain (q.v.) (APC, 1955, p.21); photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Detaille Island" in 1958; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Fritz Machatschek (1876-1957), Austrian geomorphologist; joint author with E. von Drygalski (Drygalski Glacier, q.v.) of Gletscherkunde (Wien, 1942) (APC, 1960, p.5; BA chart 3571, 14.vii.1961; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/10, 1-DOS 1979). Mount Machatschak [sic] (BA, 1961, p.194).
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