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Berwick Glacier: Antarctica
SOURCE: National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, Bethesda, MD, USA
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This page presents the geographical name data for Berwick Glacier in Antarctica, as supplied by the US military intelligence in electronic format, including the geographic coordinates and place name in various forms, latin, roman and native characters, and its location in its respective country's administrative division.

Feature Name (see definition): Berwick Glacier

Feature Class (see definition): Glacier

Country Code (see definition): AQ (Antarctica)

Feature ID (see definition): 1320

Primary Latitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
84° 36' 00" S

Primary Longitude in degrees, minutes, and seconds (see definition):
165° 45' 00" E

Primary Latitude in decimal degrees (see definition): -84.6

Primary Longitude in decimal degrees (see definition): 165.75

Elevation (see definition): No data

Decision Year (see definition): 01/01/1966

Description (see definition): A tributary glacier, 14 mi long, flowing SE between Marshall Mountains and Adams Mountains to enter Beardmore Glacier at Willey Point. Named by British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1907-09) after His (Her) Majesty's Ship (HMS) Berwick, a vessel on which Lieutenant Jameson B. Adams of British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) had served. The map of the British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE) (1910-13) and some subsequent maps transpose the positions of Berwick Glacier and Swinford Glacier. The latter lies 12 mi southwestward. The original application (British Antarctic Expedition (BrAE), 1907-09) of Berwick Glacier is the one recommended.

Date Created (see definition): No data

Date Edited (see definition): No data

NOTE: The information regarding Berwick Glacier in Antarctica on this page is published from the data supplied by the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, a member of the Intelligence community of the Antarctica, and a Department of Defense (DoD) Combat Support Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Berwick Glacier should be addressed to the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency.

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