Name details

Pavie Ridge

Pavie Ridge (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Pavie Ridge  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110531

Feature type: Ridge

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

running NE from Moraine Cove, Mikkelsen Bay, Fallières Coast, and rising to c. 550m, was probably sighted by FAE, 1908-10, on 22 January 1909 from a position near the N end of Alexander Island, but the name IÎle Pavie (Charcot, 1912, Pl. 1 and 2; Bongrain, 1914, vue 35) or Cap Pavie (Bongrain, 1914, vue 36) was applied to a feature sighted on 21 January from a position SE of Jenny Island, shown in c.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
68° 34' 00.0" S
- 68.56667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
66° 58' 00.0" W
- 66.96667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
31-Mar-1955

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