SCAR Gazetteer Information: Each place can have one or more entries in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer, dependant on its origin. By viewing an individual entry, you may see multiple references to the same place. SCAR uses a more general feature type coding, so each place will, in general, have multiple feature types.

Showing all 4 place names.

Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Bulcke, Mont (BEL) 64° 29' 00.0" S 62° 37' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 104902 Place ID: 2025

Nom d'un important amateur anversois.

Bulcke, Monte (CHL) 64° 29' 00.0" S 62° 39' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 105255 Place ID: 2025

Fue descubierto por la Expedición Antártica Belga de 1897-1899, al mando del teniente Adrien de Gerlache, quien le dio el nombre por el apellido de un auspiciador de la expedición. Monte macizo y escarpado, de aproximadamente 1.030 metros de elevación, que se ubica a 3 millas al NNW del cabo Lagrange, extremo S de la isla Brabante, archipiélago de Palmer.

Bulcke, Mount (GBR) 64° 29' 00.0" S 62° 39' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 108008 Place ID: 2025

rising to 1030m in S Brabant Island, was roughly mapped by BeAE on 31 January 1898 and named Mont Bulcke after Aug. Bulcke and J. Bulcke of Antwerp (SRGA, 1900, p. 5; Lecointe, 1903, Carte 5). Monte Buckle [sic] (Gerlache, 1902a). Cerros Bulcke (Riso Patron S., 1908, p. 14). Mount Bulcke (BA chart 1238, ix.1908; APC, 1958, p. 4; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974). Mount Bulckee [sic] (USAAF chart [LR-74], 1942). Monte Bulcke (Chile. DNH chart LI, 1947; Pierrou, 1970, p. 223; Chile. IHA, 1974, p. 58). Mount Buckle [sic] (BA chart 3570, 5.i.1951). Mount Bulke, in error (APC, 1955, p. 6). The mountain was photographed from the air and surveyed from the ground by FIDASE in 1956-57. Cape Lagrange, in error (Lagrange Peak, q.v.) (USHO, 1940, 2nd view p. 357).

Bulcke, Mount (USA) 64° 29' 00.0" S 62° 37' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 123069 Place ID: 2025

Bold summit, 1,030 m, at the end of an ice-covered spur which extends S from the Solvay Mountains, in the S extremity of Brabant Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Discovered by the BelgAE under Gerlache, 1897-99, and named by him for a supporter of the expedition.

Showing all 4 place names.

The SCAR Composite Gazetteer is hosted by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre. The information in the footer below pertains to the AADC web site.