Name details

Thomson Peak

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 114543

Feature type: Peak (2d)

Origin

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

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A high peak in the Victory Mountains west of the Jutland Glacier. Named by the Northern Party of the NZARP 1963-64, for Robert Thomson, former scientific leader at Hallett Station, Officer in Charge at Wilkes Station and Deputy Leader at Scott Base, 1962-64.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
71° 59' 00.0" S
- 71.98333°
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Longitude:
166° 07' 00.0" E
166.11667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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