Ward Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Ward 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 SW into Vallot Glacier, Laubeuf Fjord, Arrowsmith Peninsula, Loubet Coast, 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 Dr William Hallam Ward (b.1917), British geotechnical engineer and glaciologist who studied glacier flow and mass balance; member of the Imperial College expedition to Jan Mayen, 1938, and of Arctic Institute of North America expeditions to Baffin Island, 1950 and 1953; Secretary, International Commission of Snow and Ice, 1959-71; Deputy Chief Scientific Officer, Building Research Establishment, Garston, Herts, 1969-78 (APC, 1960, p.8; BAS 250P sheet SQ 19-20/14 (Ext.), 1-DOS 1978).
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