Phoenix Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Phoenix Peak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peak
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 570m at N end of Sobral Peninsula, Nordenskjöld Coast, was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay", 1960-61; in association with the names of pioneer designers of oversnow vehicles grouped in this area, named after the Phoenix Manufacturing Co., Eau Claire, Wisc., which started in 1906-07 to design and build steam "locomotive sleds" for hauling logs over ice and snow, probably the earliest successful vehicles of their type (APC, 1964, p.4; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-22/1 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1974).
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