Alph River (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Alph River (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Watercourse (10)
This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
Named by Griffith Taylor of the BrAE, 1911-13 (Capt. Robert Scott) from a passage in Coleridge's poem: "Where Alph the sacred river ran, Through caverns measureless to man, Down to a sunless sea."
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