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)
Pirogov Glacier (The name as it would appear in a gazetteer)
Pirogov Glacier (The name as it would appear on a map)
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Feature type: Glacier ( 12)
This name originates from Bulgaria. It is part of the Bulgaria Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.
The 5 km long and 1.5 km wide glacier situated SW of Mount Parry on Brabant Island in the Palmer Archipelago. Flowing westwards to enter Dallmann Bay S of Minot Point. Named for the Russian scientist and surgeon Nikolay Pirogov (1810-1881) who developed modern health care in Bulgaria during the 1877-78 Russo-Turkish War.
No images of this place could be found.