Name details

Bertram Glacier

Bertram Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Bertram Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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United States Gazetteer Id 122483

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

Glacier, 15 mi long and 18 mi wide at its mouth, flowing W from the Dyer Plateau of Palmer Land into George VI Sound between Wade and Gurney Points. Discovered and first surveyed in 1936 by Stephenson, Fleming and Bertram of the BGLE under Rymill. Named by the UK-APC in 1954 for George C.L. Bertram, biologist of the BGLE, 1934-37, and member of the discovery party, who in 1949 became Director of the Scott Polar Research Institute, Cambridge.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
70° 50' 00.0" S
- 70.83333°
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Longitude:
67° 28' 00.0" W
- 67.46667°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1955

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