Mount Elizabeth (Antarctica)
|location||Ross Dependency , Antarctica|
|Mountains||Queen Alexandra Chain , Transantarctic Mountains|
|Dominance||53.71 km → Mount Kirkpatrick|
|Notch height||1657 m ↓|
The mountain was discovered during the Nimrod Expedition (1907-1909) under the direction of the British polar explorer Ernest Shackleton and named after Elizabeth Dawson-Lambton (1836-unknown), a private donor to support the research trip.
- Mount Elizabeth on geographic.org (English)
- Mount Elizabeth. In: Kenneth J. Bertrand and Fred G. Alberts, Geographic names of Antarctica , US Govt. Print. Off., Washington 1956, p. 119. (English)