Name details

Sharp Peak (Graham Coast)

Sharp Peak (Graham Coast) (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Sharp Peak (Graham Coast)  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111137

Feature type: Peak

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 475m S of Ferin Head, Holtedahl Bay, Graham Coast, was roughly charted by BGLE in 1935 and named descriptively (Rymill, 1938b; APC, 1955, p.19; DCS 601 sheet 66 64, 1955; BA chart 3570, 29.ix.1961). Pico Sharp (Rymill and others, 1943, map facing p.96). The peak was surveyed by FIDS from "Prospect Point", 1957-59. Pico Agudo [translation of English name] (Chile. DNH, 1962, p.183; IHA, 1974, p.19).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 02' 00.0" S
- 66.03333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
65° 18' 00.0" W
- 65.30000°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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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:
20-Sep-1955

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