Name details

Lower Victoria Valley

Lower Victoria Valley (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Lower Victoria Valley  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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New Zealand Gazetteer Id 139270

Feature type: Valley

Origin

This name originates from New Zealand. It is part of the New Zealand Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

The lower portion of Victoria Valley, an extensive valley, now dry, formerly occupied by Victoria Glacier. Feature depicted on: NZ AntTopo50-ME09

Named For

Named by the VUWAE (Victoria University of Wellington Antarctic Expedition), 1958-59, for their Alma Mater which sponsored the expedition.

Location

Latitude:
77° 22' 03.9" S
-77.36775°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
162° 20' 46.5" E
162.34624°
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Altitude:
400 m
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Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
LINZ AntTopo50 series
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
1:50000
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
LINZ
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

Height at position of reference point.

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
26-May-1960

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