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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Paré Glacier (GBR) 64° 08' 00.0" S 62° 15' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 110500 Place ID: 10894

flowing NE into Bouquet Bay, N Brabant Island, was photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of medicine grouped in this area, named after Ambroise Paré (1510-90), French surgeon who improved operative techniques and fracture treatment, and first taught the importance of clean wound dressings (APC, 1960, p.6; BA chart 3560, 7.iv.1961; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974).

Paré Glacier (USA) 64° 08' 00.0" S 62° 13' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 129849 Place ID: 10894

Glacier 7 mi long and 1 mi wide, flowing E and then NE into the head of Bouquet Bay on the NE side of Brabant Island, in the Palmer Archipelago. Shown on an Argentine government chart in 1953, but not named. Photographed by Hunting Aerosurveys Ltd. in 1956-57, and mapped from these photos in 1959. Named by the UK-APC for Ambroise Pare (1510-1590), French surgeon who first taught the importance of clean wound dressings, improved operative techniques and fracture treatment.

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