Mangin, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Mangin (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.
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rising to c. 2050m NNW of Ryder Bay, E Adelaide Island, was roughly mapped by FAE, 1908-10, in January 1909 and named Massif Mangin after Louis Alexandre Mangin (1852-1937), French botanist and member of the Académie des Sciences (Charcot, 1912, Pl.1). Mount Mangin (BA chart 3175, 9.x.1914; DCS 601 sheet 67 68, 1954; APC, 1955, p.14). Manginfjellet (Aagaard, 1930, end map). Mont Mangin (France. SHM, 1937, p.409). Monte Mangin (Rymill and others, 1943, map facing p.272; Pierrou, 1970, p.501; Chile. IHA, 1974, p.192). The mountain was surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in October 1948. Mount Ditte (q.v.), in error (USHO, 1960, p.371, 2nd view). Gora Manzhen (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961). The mountain was further surveyed by FIDS from Adelaide, 1961-62.
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