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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Latady Mountains (RUS) 75° 25' 00.0" S 65° 40' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 118983 Place ID: 8175

Latady Mountains (GBR) 74° 45' 00.0" S 64° 18' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 109753 Place ID: 8175

rising to c. 1700m W of Gardner Inlet, Orville Coast, and including from N to S Mount Aaron, McLaughlin Peak, Mount Robertson, Crain Ridge, Mount Wood, Mount Hyatt, Mount Terrazas and Schmitt Mesa, were seen from the air by RARE, 21 November 1947, in the reported position 75°30'S 65°50'W, and named after W.R. Latady (Latady Island, q.v.) (Ronne, 1948b, map p.357; USHO chart 6638, 1955; [in correct position] USGS sketch map Ellsworth Land-Palmer Land, 1969; APC, 1975, p.4; BAS 500P sheet SS 17-20/SE, 1-DOS 1981); partially surveyed by FIDS-RARE from "Stonington Island" in December 1947. Montes Latady (Argentina. MM chart N-"P"-1, 1952). Latardy Gebirge, Latardy-Ketten [sic] (Kosack, 1955a, p.229 and end map). Gory Latadi (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961). The mountains were photographed from the air by USN, 1965-67, and mapped from air photographs by USGS. Monte Latady, presumably referring to this feature (Chile. IHA, 1974, p.178). Cordón Namuncura, so called by AAE after the "native saint" (Argentina. MD, 1978, letter N).

Latady Mountains (USA) 74° 45' 00.0" S 64° 18' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 127837 Place ID: 8175

A group of mountains rising W of Gardner Inlet and between the Wetmore and Ketchum Glaciers, in SE Palmer Land. These mountains were discovered by the RARE, 1947-48, under Ronne, and named for William Latady, aerial photographer with the expedition.

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