Name details

Mount Paulcke

Paulcke, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Paulcke  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110526

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

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:

Narrative

rising to c. 950m W of Barilari Bay, Graham Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Prospect Point", 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of ski-mountaineering grouped in this area, named after Wilhelm Paulcke (1873-1949), German skier who with three companions traversed the Bernese Oberland in January 1897, thus demonstrating the possibilities of long-distance ski-mountaineering for the first time (APC, 1959a, p.9; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 59' 00.0" S
- 65.98333°
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Longitude:
64° 52' 00.0" W
- 64.86667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Jul-1959

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