Flint Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Flint Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier
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:
flowing S into Whirlwind Inlet, Bowman Coast, was seen from the air by Wilkins, 20 December 1928, and photographed from the air by USAS in 1940; surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1947; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Richard Foster Flint (1902-76), American glacial geologist; Professor of Geology, Yale University, New Haven, Conn., 1940-70; author of many publications including Glacial geology and the Pleistocene Epoch (New York and London, 1947) (BA chart 3570, 4.vi.1954; APC, 1955, p.10; DCS 601 sheet 67 64, 1955). Glaciar Flint (Argentina. MM chart 110, 1957; Pierrou, 1970, p. 365).
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