Una Peaks

Una Peaks (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Una Peaks  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Place ID: 18417
Name ID: 136640

Feature type: Peak (2d)

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

Twin ice and snow-capped peaks on Renard Island, south of Cape Renard, at the entrance to Lemaire Channel. Named after Una Spivey, a member of staff in the SecFIDS Office in Stanley, Falkland Islands in the 1950's. Known colloquially as Una's Tits since circa 1955, also as Cape Renard Towers (APC, 2008).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 01' 28.0" S
- 65.02444°
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Longitude:
63° 46' 36.0" W
- 63.77667°
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Altitude:
747 m
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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:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
20-May-2008

Related information

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