Name details

Mount Turner

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

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

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Australian Antarctic Gazetteer Id 1529

Feature type: Mountain

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

A prominent mountain the Dismal Mountains, Kemp Land, about 10 km south-west of Cyclops Peak. Plotted from ANARE air photographs taken in 1959.

Named For

Named after A.J. Turner, plant inspector at Mawson in 1974, a member of the ANARE tractor train party which established a base camp at Knuckey Peaks in 1974.

Location

Latitude:
68° 04' 00.1" S
- 68.06670°
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Longitude:
55° 28' 59.9" E
55.48330°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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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

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
27-Aug-1975

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