Name details

Evans Piedmont Glacier

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 113259

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

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:

Narrative

A broad ice sheet occupying the low-lying coastal platform between Tripp Island and Cape Archer. Circumnavigated by the Northern Survey Party of the NZTAE, 1956-58, in October 1957. Named after Petty Officier Edgar Evans, RN, of the BAE, 1910-13, who was one of the Pole Party under Captain Scott, and who lost his life on the Beardmore Glacier on the return journey.

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Location

Latitude:
76° 44' 00.0" S
- 76.73333°
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Longitude:
162° 40' 00.0" E
162.66667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

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Approval status

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Date approved:
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