Name details

Sohm Glacier

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 111259

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 NNW into Bilgeri Glacier, S of Barilari Bay, Graham Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Prospect Point", 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneer ski-mountaineers grouped in this area, named after Victor Sohm, Austrian skier and inventor of special types of skins and wax for ski (APC, 1959a, p.11).

Named For

Location

Latitude:
66° 04' 00.0" S
- 66.06667°
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Longitude:
64° 48' 00.0" W
- 64.80000°
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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:
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Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Jul-1959

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