Norris Glacier

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Norris Glacier (77°40′S 162°12′E / 77.667°S 162.200°E / -77.667; 162.200Coordinates: 77°40′S 162°12′E / 77.667°S 162.200°E / -77.667; 162.200) is a glacier flowing eastward between Kennedy Glacier and Mount Darby into the upper part of Matterhorn Glacier in Asgard Range, Victoria Land. Named by New Zealand Geographic Board (NZGB) (1998) after Baden Norris, Honorary Curator of the Antarctic collection, Canterbury Museum; historian who worked in Antarctica as a conservator of historic huts.

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