Name details

Stolze Peak

Stolze Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Stolze Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111413

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 1585m W of Beaupré Cove, Arctowski Peninsula, Danco Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Danco Island", 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of photogrammetry grouped in this area, named after Franz Stolze, German scientist who, in 1881, suggested improvements in methods of air photography and, in 1892, established the principle of the "floating mark" used in stereo-photogrammetry, which was later developed by C. Pulfrich (Pulfrich Peak, q.v.) (APC, 1960, p.7; [misplaced in 64°40'S 62°27'W] BA chart 3566, 25.viii.1961;[correctly positioned] BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 43' 00.0" S
- 64.71667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
62° 25' 00.0" W
- 62.41667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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:
23-Sep-1960

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