Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Appalachia Nunataks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Appalachia Nunataks (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Nunatak
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
rising to c. 600m on W side of Elgar Uplands, Alexander Island, following surveys by BAS, 1973-77, were named after the Delius composition Appalachia - variations on an old slave melody (1902), in association with Delius Glacier (q.v.) and the names of composers in this area (BAS 250P sheet SR 19-20/5 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1978; APC, 1980, p.3).
No images of this place could be found.