Name details

Burrows Glacier

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 135617

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

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:

Narrative

A small hanging glacier on the south side of Garwood Valley and opposite Garwood Glacier, Denton Hills, Topographic Map ST 57 60/10 Mount Discovery. The feature was first noted in 1985 by the University of Canterbury biology team, and the University's biology teams have done much work in this area. The feature is named in honour of Emeritus Professor Colin Burrows, sometime teacher in the Department of Plant and Microbial Sciences.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
78° 02' 00.0" S
- 78.03333°
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Longitude:
163° 56' 00.0" E
163.93333°
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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 Scale:
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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:
15-May-2003

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