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)
Pluto Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Pluto 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 E into George VI Sound between Tombaugh Cliffs and Succession Cliffs, E Alexander Island, was photographed from the air by Ellsworth, 23 November 1935, and roughly mapped from the photographs by Joerg (1937, map B facing p.444); roughly surveyed from the ground by BGLE in October 1936 (Stephenson, 1940, map facing p.232); further photographed from the air by RARE in 1947 and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1948-49; in association with the names of planets in this area, named after Pluto (APC, 1955, p.17; USHO chart 6638, 1955; DOS 610 sheet W 71 68, 1960); mapped by FIDS in 1959 from RARE air photographs. Lednik Pluton (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961).
No images of this place could be found.