Scientific Committee on Antarctic Research (SCAR)
Collated by Programma Nazionale di Ricerche in Antartide (Italy)
in the framework of the SCAR Standing Committee on Antarctic Geographic Information (SCAGI)
Mercury Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Mercury Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier
This name originates from United Kingdom. It is part of the Gazetteer of the British Antarctic Territory and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
Names that other countries have for this feature:
flowing SE into George VI Sound between Waitabit Cliffs and Keystone Cliffs, E Alexander Island, was partially photographed from the air by Ellsworth, 23 November 1935, and roughly surveyed from the ground by BGLE in 1936 (Stephenson, 1940, map facing p.232); photographed from the air by RARE in 1947 and re-surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1948-49; in association with the names of planets in this area, named after Mercury (APC, 1955, p.15; DOS 610 sheet W 71 68, 1960).
No images of this place could be found.