Nussbaum Riegel (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Nussbaum Riegel (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Ridge (2d)
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 riegel, or rock-bar, across Taylor Valley in Victoria Land, approximately 11km east-northeast of the end of Taylor Glacier. Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-MF09
Named by the Western Journey Party, led by Taylor, of the British Antarctic Expedition (Terra Nova expedition, BrAE), 1910-13, presumably after the glaciologist Fritz Nussbaum. Prior to the expedition Griffith Taylor met Nussbaum at Bern, Switzerland, to explore the effects of glaciation on the local landscape.
No images of this place could be found.