Kirkwood Range (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Kirkwood Range (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Range (2c)
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 massive coastal range extending approximately 38km north-south between Fry Glacier and Mawson Glacier. Named peaks on the range include Shoulder Mountain, Mount Creak, Mount Endeavour, Mount Chetwynd and Mount Gauss. A broad low-level platform on the seaward side of the range is occupied by the Oates Piedmont Glacier. Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-MB08
Named by the Northern Survey Party of the New Zealand Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1956-58, after Captain H H Kirkwood, captain of the supply ship "Endeavour" during its first two season in the Ross Dependency area.
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