Name details

Pavlov Peak

Pavlov Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Pavlov Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110532

Feature type: Peak

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

highest peak (850m) in Brugmann Mountains (q.v.), Li├Ęge Island, Palmer Archipelago, was called Monte Centro [=centre mountain] by AAE (Argentina. MM chart OO, 1954); photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of medicine grouped in this area, named after Ivan Petrovitch Pavlov (1849-1936), Russian experimental physiologist noted for his work on conditioned reflexes; Professor of Physiology, Imperial Medical Academy, St. Petersburg (Leningrad), 1890-1924; Nobel Laureate in physiology, 1904 (APC, 1960, p.6; BA chart 3560, 7.iv.1961; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974). Montes Brugmann, referring collectively to this feature and Mount Vesalius (Chile. DNH chart 1501, 1962).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 02' 00.0" S
- 64.03333°
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Longitude:
61° 58' 00.0" W
- 61.96667°
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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 Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
23-Sep-1960

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