Obrecht Pyramid (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Obrecht Pyramid (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Head
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. 600m on S side of Trail Inlet, Bowman Coast, was surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1946-48; called by CAE Punta Alberto Obrecht after Alberto Obrecht, sometime Director of the Chilean Astronomical Observatory and a member of the Comisión Antártica Chilena of 1906 (Chile. DNH chart LIII, 1947; IHA, 1974, p.21); also called by AAE Punta Perito Moreno, after F.P. Moreno (Moreno Point, q.v.) (Argentina. IAA map, [1959b]); following geological work by BAS from "Stonington Island", 1963-65, named Obrecht Pyramid (APC, 1980, p.4).
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