Name details

Mount McClintock

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 140110

Feature type: Mountain

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

The highest mountain at 3500m in Britannia Range, surmounting the south end of Forbes Ridge, 11.5km east of Mount Olympus. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-MP05

Named For

Discovered by the British National Antarctic Expedition (BrNAE) (1901-04) and named for Admiral Sir Leopold McClintock, Royal Navy (RN), a member of the Ship Committee for the expedition.

Location

Latitude:
80° 12' 57.8" S
-80.21605°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
157° 26' 31.2" E
157.44201°
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Altitude:
3490 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
LINZ AntTopo50 series
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
LINZ
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Coordinates also checked against REMA 8m tile 21_35. The snowfield atop the mountain rises to c.3521m

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
19-Dec-2019

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