Name details

Green Glacier

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109101

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 NE and E into the W side of Hektoria Glacier, Oscar II Coast, was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in September 1955 and named after John Robert Green (1921-88), FIDS Base Leader, "Deception Island", 1949-50, and "Argentine Islands", 1950-51; Assistant Secretary, FIDS, 1951-58, and Secretary and Operations Officer, FIDS/BAS, 1958-67 (APC, 1958, p.5; BA chart 3570, 29.ix.1961; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974). The glacier was photographed from the air by USN, 1968-69.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 58' 00.0" S
- 64.96667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
61° 50' 00.0" W
- 61.83333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
4-Sep-1957

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