Name details

Harbour Glacier

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 109201

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

through glacier flowing NE into Neumayer Channel near Lockley Point, and SW into Port Lockroy, Wiencke Island, was probably sighted by BeAE in February 1898; following survey by FIDS from "Port Lockroy" in 1944, so named from its proximity to the harbour of the FIDS station (BA chart 3213, 6.x.1950; APC, 1955, p.11). Ventisquero Channel (Argentina. MM chart 106, 1949). Ventisquero Canal (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.270).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 49' 00.0" S
- 64.81667°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
63° 26' 00.0" W
- 63.43333°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
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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:
21-Nov-1949

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