Santos Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Santos 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 near SW end of Graham Passage, Danco Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Portal Point", 1957-59; in association with the names of pioneers of aviation grouped in this area, named after Alberto Santos-Dumont (1873-1932), Brazilian inventor, resident in France, who designed and flew 14 small airships, 1898-1905, and accomplished the first official powered flight in Europe in October 1906 (APC, 1960, p.7; BA chart 3566, 25.viii.1961).
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