Handel Ice Piedmont (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Handel Ice Piedmont (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Piedmont
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:
between Haydn Inlet and Schubert Inlet, W Alexander Island, on E side of Wilkins Ice Shelf, was photographed from the air by RARE in December 1947 and mapped from air photographs by FIDS in 1959; in association with names of other composers in this area, named after George Frederick Handel (1685-1759), German composer ([in 70 20'S 71 00'W] APC, 1961, p.3; DOS 710 sheet 14, 1963; [co-ordinates corrected from USLANDSAT imagery of January 1975] APC, 1977, p.16; BAS 250P sheets SR 19-20/9, 1-DOS 1978 and 2-DOS 1982). Lednik Gendelya (Soviet Union. AA, 1966, Pl.24).
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