Brownworth, Lake (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Lake Brownworth (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Water body
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 meltwater lake at the margin of Lower Wright Glacier, at the east end of Wright Valley, Victoria Land. Feature shown on: NZ AntTopo50-ME09
The lake was mapped by United State Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and air photos obtained in 1956-60. Named by United States Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Frederick S. Brownworth Jr., United States Geological Survey (USGS) topographic engineer who worked several seasons in Antarctica. In 1970-71 he supervised aerial photography of the dry valleys of Victoria Land, including this lake.
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