Widdowson Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Widdowson 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 SE Darbel Bay, Loubet Coast, was partly surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1946-47; photographed from the air by FIDASE and further surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Detaille Island", 1956-57; in association with the names of biochemists grouped in this area, named after Dr Elsie May Widdowson (1906-2000), of the Department of Experimental medicine, Cambridge University, 1938-66, joint author with R.A. McCance (McCance Glacier, q.v.) of The chemical composition of foods (London, 1940), a fundamental work containing all the quantitative data required for calculating expedition ration requirements other than vitamins (APC, 1959a, p.12; BA chart 3570, 29.ix.1961).
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