Jelbart Glacier

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

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

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Place ID: 15257
Name ID: 450

Feature type: Glacier

Origin

This name originates from Australia. It is part of the Australian Antarctic Gazetteer and the SCAR Composite Gazetteer of Antarctica.

Names that other countries have for this feature:

Narrative

A broad glacier flowing northwards into the sea 15-19 km west of the Stanton Group. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition in January-February, 1937, and called Utstikkarbreen (The Projecting Glacier). Visited by the ANARE western sledging party in August, 1954, led by Robert Dovers.

Named For

Renamed in honour of J.E. Jelbart of ANARE, who was drowned at Maudheim on 24 February, 1951, while serving as Australian Observer with the Norwegian-British-Swedish Expedition.

Location

Latitude:
67° 31' 04.1" S
- 67.51780°
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Longitude:
61° 12' 26.3" E
61.20730°
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Altitude:
Not recorded
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Images

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Map

Source

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

Comments

None

Approval status

Status:
Unknown
Date approved:
28-Nov-1955

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