Name details

Cadman Glacier

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 108049

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 NW into Beascochea Bay, Graham Coast, was sighted by FAE, 1908-10 (Charcot, 1912, Pl. 3); surveyed in its lower reaches by BGLE in August 1935 (Rymill, 1938a, map facing p.400); named after John Cadman, 1st Baron Cadman of Silverdale (1877-1941); Professor of Mining and Petroleum Technology, University of Birmingham, 1908-20, and later Chairman, Anglo-Iranian Oil Co. Ltd and Iraq Petroleum Co. Ltd (now British Petroleum), who contributed towards the cost of BGLE (APC, 1955, p.6; USHO chart 6639, 1955; BA chart 3570, 21.ix.1957). Lednik Cadmena (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961). Glaciar Cadman (Chile. DNH chart 502, 1962; IHA, 1974, p. 63).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
65° 37' 00.0" S
- 65.61667°
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Longitude:
63° 46' 00.0" W
- 63.76667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
22-Sep-1954

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