Name details

Mount Spivey

Spivey, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Spivey  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111338

Feature type: Mountain

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 c. 2100m in Douglas Range (q.v.), N Alexander Island, was photographed from the air by BGLE, 1 February 1937, and by RARE in 1947; surveyed from the ground on its E side by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1948 and named after Major Robert Edward Spivey ( 1921-1994), of the Parachute Regiment, FIDS general assistant, "Stonington Island", 1948-50, who took part in the sledge journey to George VI Sound, September-December 1949; Magistrate, South Georgia, 1954-57 (APC, 1955, p.20; USHO chart 6638, 1955; DOS 610 sheet W 69 68, 1960); mapped from air photographs by FIDS in 1959. Gora Spayvi (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 32' 00.0" S
- 69.53333°
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Longitude:
69° 53' 00.0" W
- 69.88333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
31-Mar-1955

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