Name details

Bachtold Glacier

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

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

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 136654

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

2d flowing north from Mount Chaudoin, Gonville and Caius Range,into the lower part of Cotton 2d, Victoria Land. The 2d drains the broad slopes between Killer Ridge and Red Ridge. Topographic maps: Mount Mahony and Debenham 2d (1:50,000). Named by US-ACAN(2007) after CE2 Harry W. Bachtold, USN (Seabees), who at thetime was a member of the construction crew which built the original Little America V Station and the original Byrd Station in the 1955-57 pre-IGY period.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
77° 07' 30.0" S
- 77.12500°
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Longitude:
162° 00' 00.0" E
162.00000°
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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 Identifier:
Source Scale:
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Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
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Source Publisher:
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Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

new feature (W.Shaw, 13.6.08)

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
7-Apr-2008

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