Irwin Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Irwin Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier
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:
A steep tributary glacier in the Bowers Mountains, draining east-northeast for approximately 15km from Edlin Névé and at the terminus coalescing with Montigny Glacier (from the north), where it enters the larger Graveson Glacier.
Mapped by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1960-64. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Carlisle S. Irwin, glaciologist, who participated in the study of Meserve Glacier in 1966-67.
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