Gilbert Spur (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Gilbert Spur (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Ridge (2d)
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The mostly ice-covered ridge extending 3.9 km in N-S direction, 2.3 km wide and rising to 1900 m in the southern part of Sentinel Range in Ellsworth Mountains. Situated at the confluence of Bender Glacier and Nimitz Glacier, 2.1 km S of Chaplin Peak, 8.5 km SW of Mount Strybing, 10.5 km W of Mount Liptak, and 11.7 km E by N of Mount Fisek in Bastien Range. US mapping in 1961 and 1988. Named after Joseph Gilbert (1732-1821), Master of HMS Resolution during the 1772-75 exploration voyage of James Cook, who, along with William Hodges, produced the first paintings from the Antarctic region.
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