Name details

Toynbee Glacier

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

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

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United States Gazetteer Id 132825

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.

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Narrative

Glacier in NE Alexander Island, 17 mi long and 5 mi wide, between the mountains of the Douglas Range on the W and Mount Tyrrell and Mount Tilley on the east. It flows N from Mount Stephenson to George VI Sound. First photographed from the air in 1937 by the BGLE under Rymill. Surveyed in 1948 by the FIDS and named for Patrick A. Toynbee, FIDS air pilot at Stonington Island in 1948 and 1949.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
69° 35' 00.0" S
- 69.58333°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
69° 35' 00.0" W
- 69.58333°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
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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