Duff Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Duff Peak (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Peak
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:
A peak 1.7km east of Sentinel Peak, rising to 1946m at the head of Hughes Glacier in Kukri Hills, Victoria Land. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MF09
Named in 1992 by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) after Roger S. Duff (d. 1978), for 30 years director of the Canterbury Museum, Christchurch, New Zealand. To celebrate the Museum's centenary in 1970, a Hundredth Anniversary Wing was planned which would incorporate a National Antarctic Exhibition, Research and Reference Center. A landmark of Dr. Duff's administration, the Antarctic wing was opened on March 4, 1977.
No images of this place could be found.