Tucker, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Tucker (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 c.1020 m E of Larsen Inlet, Nordenskjöld Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Hope Bay", 1960-61; in association with the names of pioneers of overland mechanical transport grouped in this area, named after the Tucker Sno-cat Corporation of Medford, Oregon, makers of Sno-cat vehicles as used extensively in Antarctica and as used by TAE for the crossing of the continent, 1957-58 (South Pole, q.v.) (APC, 1964, p.4; [referring incorrectly to a peak of 910 m situated 2.5 km to ESE] BAS 250 sheet SQ 21-22/1 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1974).
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