Rugg Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Rugg 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 c. 1500m above Widmark Ice Piedmont, Graham Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names in pioneers in the prevention of snow-blindness grouped in this area, named after Andrew Rugg-Gunn (1884-1972), English ophthalmic surgeon who, in 1934, brought together the relevant data on radiation and protective glasses to improve the design of snow goggles (APC, 1959a, p.11).
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