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)
Grieg, Mount (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mount Grieg (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Mountain
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 at head of Brahms Inlet, Beethoven Peninsula, W Alexander Island, following map compilation by FIDS in 1959 from air photographs taken by RARE in 1947, was named after Edvard Hagerup Grieg (1843-1907), Norwegian composer, in association with the names of other composers in this area ([in 71 27'S 73 22'W] APC, 1961, p.3; DOS 710, sheet 14, 1963; Searle, 1963, folding map; [co-ordinates corrected from USLANDSAT imagery of January 1973] BAS 250P sheet SR 17-18/15, 16, 1-DOS 1974; APC, 1977, p.15). Gora Griga (Soviet Union. AA, 1966, Pl.24).
No images of this place could be found.