Steagall Glacier

Steagall Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)

Steagall Glacier  (The name as it would appear on a map)

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SCAR Gazetteer Ref. No 13963

Feature type: Glacier (12)

Origin

This name originates from United States of America. It is part of the United States Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Narrative

A tributary glacier, 15 mi long, draining the E slopes of Rawson Plateau between Mount Alice Gade and Mount Deardorff and flowing N to enter Bowman Glacier, in the Queen Maud Mountains. First mapped by the ByrdAE, 1928-30. Named by US-ACAN for Jack Steagall, meteorologist, South Pole Station winter party, 1961.

Named For

Location

Latitude:
85° 38' 00.0" S
- 85.633°
Unknown precision
Longitude:
161° 54' 00.0" W
-161.900°
Unknown precision
Altitude:
Not recorded
Unknown precision

Images

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Map

Source

Location Method:
Unknown
Source Name:
Unknown
Source Identifier:
Source Scale:
Unknown
Source Institution:
Unknown
Source Person:
Unknown
Source Publisher:
Unknown
Remote sensing:
Not Applicable

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
1-Jan-1967

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