Name details

Wróbel Valley

Wróbel Valley (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Wróbel Valley  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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Poland Gazetteer Id 116709

Feature type: Valley (2g)

Origin

This name originates from Poland. It is part of the Poland Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

It was a glacier, outlet of Warszawa Icefield, in the upper part of Italia Valley, Ezcurra Inlet, Admiralty Bay area. Named in honour of Commodore Franciszek Wróbel, chief of marine operations of the Polish 1976/77 Antarctic Expedition. The glacier has then disappeared, leaving a small valley covered with dead ice drained by a creek. The name was thus changed to Wróbel Valley.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
62° 10' 30.0" S
- 62.17500°
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Longitude:
58° 30' 30.0" W
- 58.50833°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
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Source Name:
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Source Institution:
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Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1980

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