Name details

Bradshaw Peak

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 134266

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 peak rising to 1640m, 4km south-east of Turk Peak, Churchill Mountains. Situated on the south-west side of McLay Glacier. Named after Margaret Bradshaw, geological scientist, University of Canterbury. Margaret is an eminent geologist specialising in Devonian geology, and in 1979 was the first woman to lead a deep field party in the Antarctic. She has worked extensively in the Darwin Mountains and Ohio Ranges and in the Dry Valleys of the Transantarctic Mountains. Margaret is also the only New Zealand woman to be awarded a Polar medal.

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Location

Latitude:
81° 03' 00.0" S
- 81.05000°
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Longitude:
158° 34' 00.0" E
158.56667°
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Altitude:
1640 m
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Map

Source

Location Method:
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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

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Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
27-Feb-2003

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