McKelvey Valley (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
McKelvey 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 valley between the western end of Olympus Range and Insel Range, perpendicular to Victoria Valley to the northeast. Insel Range separates it from Balham Valley and Barwick Valley to the north and Bull Pass at the south heads to Wright Valley Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-ME08
Named by the Victoria University of Wellington Antarctic Expedition (VUWAE), 1958-59, for Barrie McKelvey, a geologist of Victoria University, who with Peter Webb, conducted the first geological exploration of this area in 1957-58, and was again in the Wright Valley in 1958-59 with VUWAE.
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