Mount Irving

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

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

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Place ID: 6936
Name ID: 126969

Feature type: Mountain (2a)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A mountain that is the dominant elevation in the southern part of Clarence Island, in the South Shetland Islands. A prominent feature, the mountain doubtless was known to sealers in the area in the 1820s. Named by UK-APC for Rear Admiral Sir Edmund George Irving, RN, Hydrographer of the Navy, 1960-66.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
61° 17' 00.0" S
- 61.28333°
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Longitude:
54° 08' 00.0" W
- 54.13333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1975

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