Name details

Foord Glacier

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

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

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Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory Id 137389

Feature type: None recorded.

Origin

This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

Glacier 3.5 km long and 3.3 km wide, flowing north-west off James Ross Island into the Prince Gustav Channel. Named after Sue Foord who worked on the ice core drilling teams on James Ross Island and Berkner Island for BAS.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
64° 08' 20.0" S
- 64.13889°
Accurate to 0m
Longitude:
58° 02' 17.0" W
- 58.03806°
Accurate to 0m
Altitude:
Not recorded
Accurate to 0m

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown The coordinates for this place name were derived from Map id 0 - This map does not exist in the SCAR Map Catalogue. in the SCAR Map Catalogue.
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
12-Mar-2012

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