Reid Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Reid 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 Bigourdan Fjord, Arrowsmith Peninsula, Loubet Coast, was surveyed in its lower reaches by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1948-49; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Harry Fielding Reid (1859-1944), who studied glacier flow and stratification in Alaska and the Alps; Professor of Geology, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Md, 1901-30; Chairman, Third International Conference on Glaciers, 1905 (APC, 1955, p.17; BA chart 3571, 14.vii.1961; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1978). The glacier was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1957.
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