Thorarinsson, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Thorarinsson (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Mountain
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 860 m on SW side of Hess Inlet, Foyn Coast, was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in December 1947 and further surveyed by BAS from "Stonington Island", 1963-64; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Sigurdur Thorarinsson (1912-83), Icelandic glaciologist noted for his work in correlating floods with volcanic activity; Professor of Geology and Geography, University of Iceland, Reykjavik, 1969-83 (APC, 1975, p.5; BA, 1976, p.4).
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