Name details

Mount Quandary

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 110759

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. 1050m E of Hektoria Glacier, Oscar II Coast, was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in September 1955 and so named because, when it was first viewed from the S, it was impossible to decide whether the feature was part of the central plateau of Graham Land or a detached summit (APC, 1958, p.6; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974); photographed from the air by USN, 1968-69.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 52' 00.0" S
- 64.86667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
61° 34' 00.0" W
- 61.56667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
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:
4-Sep-1957

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