Wandel Peak

Wandel Peak (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Wandel Peak  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 15716
Name ID: 111824

Feature type: Peak

Origin

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:

Narrative

highest peak (980 m) on Booth Island (q.v.), Graham Coast, following air photography by FIDASE, 1956-57, was named after C. F. Wandel, whose name had originally been applied to the island (APC, 1959a, p.12; BA chart 3572, 12.viii.1960).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 05' 00.0" S
- 65.08333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
64° 01' 00.0" W
- 64.01667°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Jul-1959

Related information

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