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 2 place names.

Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Imhotep, Mount (GBR) 64° 22' 00.0" S 62° 24' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 109457 Place ID: 6867

in Solvay Mountains, rising to c. 1250m NW of Buls Bay, Brabant Island, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of medicine grouped in this area, named after Imhotep (fl. 2890 BC), who lived in Egypt and was the first physician to emerge as an individual (APC, 1960, p.5; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974).

Imhotep, Mount (USA) 64° 21' 00.0" S 62° 24' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 126915 Place ID: 6867

Mountain rising near the head of Hippocrates Glacier in the S part of Brabant Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. First mapped by the BelgAE under Gerlache, 1897-99. Photographed by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1956-57, and mapped from these photos in 1959. Named by the UK-APC for Imhotep (c. 2890 B.C.), who lived in Egypt and was the first physician to emerge as an individual.

Showing all 2 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.