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Drewry, Mount: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Drewry, Mount in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Drewry, Mount

Feature Class (see definition): Summit

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 4077

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 27' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
167° 21' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.45

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 167.35

Elevation (see definition): 2910

Decision Year (see definition): No data

Description (see definition): A prominent blocklike mountain on the W side of Beardmore Glacier, rising to 2,910 m between Bingley Glacier and Cherry Icefall in Queen Alexandra Range. Discovered and roughly mapped by the Southern Journey Party of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), led by Ernest Shackleton, which was abreast of this mountain on December 13, 1908. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) in 1986 after David J. Drewry, British glaciologist; a leader of the SPRI-NSF-TUD airborne radio echo sounding program, 1967-79; Director, Scott Polar Research Institute, 1984-87; Director, British Antarctic Survey, from 1987.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Drewry, Mount in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Drewry, Mount should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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