Name details

Gonville and Caius Range

Gonville and Caius Range (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Gonville and Caius Range  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 113410

Feature type: Range (2c)

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

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Narrative

A series of snow-covered peaks, about 900m to 1200m high, forming the southern wall of the Mackay Glacier basin for a distance of about 10 miles, in Victoria Land. Bounded on the other side by Debenham Glacier. First discovered by the BAE, 1910-13. Named for Gonville and Caius Colleges of Cambridge University, the alma mater of several members of the expedition. Peaks include Mts Mahoney and Harker.

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Location

Latitude:
77° 07' 00.0" S
- 77.11667°
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Longitude:
162° 15' 00.0" E
162.25000°
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Altitude:
1050 m
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Remote sensing:
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