Henson Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Henson 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 NW into Wright Ice Piedmont, Davis Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and roughly surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Hope Bay", 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of aviation grouped in this area, named after William Samuel Henson (1805-88), English designer of a powered model aeroplane, 1842-43, which led to widespread aeronautical research and experiment (APC, 1960, p.4; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974).
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