Prince Edward Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Prince Edward 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:
Glacier draining the north side of Cotton Plateau in the Queen Elizabeth Range and flowing north for about 15km along the west side of Hochstein Ridge. Feature depicted on: NZMS 166 SU56-60/10 (May 1964).
Named by New Zealand Antarctic Place-Names Committee (NZ-APC) for Prince Edward, son of Queen Elizabeth II. Part of a group of royal names. Prince Edward was born (10 March 1964) when the NZMS 166 map was completed and at the printers. The name Prince Edward Glacier was approved for inclusion in time, with the map released in May 1964. Royal Assent to the name was formally advised in December 1970.
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