Name details

Bilgeri Glacier

Bilgeri Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Bilgeri Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 107798

Feature type: Glacier

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

flowing E into Barilari Bay, Graham Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from Prospect Point in 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneer skimountaineers grouped in this area, named after Col. Georg Bilgeri (1873-1934), Austrian skier and inventor of the first spring ski-binding; author of Der Alpine skilauf (M nchen, 1911), one of the earliest skiing manuals (APC, 1959a, p.4; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960). Glaciar Bilgeri (Argentina. AA, 1991, p. 7)

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 01' 00.0" S
- 66.01667°
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Longitude:
64° 49' 00.0" W
- 64.81667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Jul-1959

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