Name details

Statham Peak

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 132111

Feature type: Peak (2d)

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

Prominent pointed peak rising to 1,170 m at the SW end of Perplex Ridge, Pourquoi Pas Island, in NE Marguerite Bay. Named by UK-APC in 1979 after David Statham (1938-58), FIDS meteorological assistant, Signy Island, 1957-58, and Horseshoe Island, 1958, who was lost with G.A. Stride and S.E. Black when the sea ice between Horseshoe Island and Dion Islands broke up during a sledge journey, May 1958.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
67° 41' 00.0" S
- 67.68333°
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Longitude:
67° 47' 00.0" W
- 67.78333°
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Altitude:
1170 m
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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