Alice Glacier

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Alice Glacier (83°58′S 170°0′E / 83.967°S 170.000°E / -83.967; 170.000Coordinates: 83°58′S 170°0′E / 83.967°S 170.000°E / -83.967; 170.000) is a 13-nautical-mile (24 km) long tributary glacier in East Antarctica. It flows east from the Queen Alexandra Range to enter Beardmore Glacier at Sirohi Point. It was discovered by the British Antarctic Expedition, 1907–09, under Ernest Shackleton, and was named for the mother of Eric Marshall, a member of Shackleton's South Polar Party.[1]

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 This article incorporates public domain material from the United States Geological Survey document "Alice Glacier" (content from the Geographic Names Information System).