Rouen Mountains (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Rouen Mountains (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.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
extending to the N coast of Alexander Island between Bongrain Ice Piedmont and Roberts Ice Piedmont and to the E coast at Schokalsky Bay, bounded to the W by Russian Gap and Palestrina Glacier, and to the S and SE by Tufts Pass and Hampton Glacier, rising to c. 2800m at Mount Paris (q.v.) and including also from N to S Mount Bayonne, The Needles, Mount Calais, Mount Sanderson, Mount Hahn, Mount Cupola and Care Heights. The mountains were roughly mapped by FAE, 1908-10, in January 1909 and named Massif Rouen after the French city of Rouen, where the expedition was received on its return (Charcot, 1912, Pl. 1; Bongrain, 1914, p.52 and vue 43 following p.60). Rouen Range (BA chart 3175, 9.x.1914). Mount Rouen (BA, 1916, photograph facing p.409). Rouan [sic] Fjellene (HA chart, 1927). The mountains were probably seen from the air by Wilkins, 29 December 1929. Rouenfjellet (Aagaard, 1930, end map). The mountains were
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