Vallot Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Vallot 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:
on Arrowsmith Peninsula, Loubet Coast, flowing W into Laubeuf Fjord, was surveyed near its mouth by FIDS from "Stonington Island" in 1948 (DCS 601 sheet 67 66, 1954) and photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of glaciologists grouped in this area, named after Joseph Vallot (1854-1925), French naturalist and glaciologist who first measured the surface velocity of a glacier over a long period, in Switzerland, 1891-99 (APC, 1960, p.8; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1978).
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