Name details

Mount Spivey

Spivey, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Mount Spivey  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 132025

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Flat-topped, mainly ice-covered mountain, 2,135 m, standing on the W side of Toynbee Glacier and 9 mi S of Mount Nicholas, in the N part of the Douglas Range of Alexander Island. First photographed from the air in 1937 by the BGLE under Rymill. Surveyed from the ground in 1948 by the FIDS and named for Robert E. Spivey, general assistant at Stonington Island, who took part in the FIDS sledge journey to George VI Sound in 1949.

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Location

Latitude:
69° 31' 00.0" S
- 69.51667°
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Longitude:
69° 50' 00.0" W
- 69.83333°
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Altitude:
2135 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1955

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