Greenville Valley (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Greenville Valley (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Valley (2g)
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:
A large dry valley running southwest to northeast for some 15km to the head of Northwind Glacier, 12km due west of Flagship Mountain. A lobe of the Northwind Glacier flows a short distance into the mouth of the valley. Near the head of the valley the south wall is breached on the east by the entrance to the Merrill Valley, separated by Voigt Ledge. Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-MC07
Discovered by the Northern Survey Party of the New Zealand Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1956-58, in December 1957, and named by them for the U.S. Naval Ship (USNS) Greenville Victory, a freighter in the main American convoy into McMurdo Sound in 1956-57.
No images of this place could be found.