Quilmes, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Quilmes (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Mountain
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
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rising to 720m in central Joinville Island, was named Monte Quilmes by AAE after the battle of Quilmes in 1826, in which the Argentine squadron under Almte G. Brown defeated the Spanish forces (Argentina. MM, 1956, p.115; Pierrou, 1970, p.613); surveyed by BAS from "Hope Bay", 1958-61. Mount Quilmes (APC, 1964, p.4; BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1973). Monte Percy, in error (Mount Percy, q.v.) (Argentina. MM chart 110, 1963).
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