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Record #209368:

Gordon Robin: director of the Scott Polar Institute who played a vital part in measuring the land surface of the Antarctic / Anon.

Title: Gordon Robin: director of the Scott Polar Institute who played a vital part in measuring the land surface of the Antarctic / Anon.
Date: [2004]
Publisher: [London]: [Daily Telegraph]
Abstract: Obituary of Australian former director of Scott Polar Research Institute, who developed system of charting glacier and ice cap thickness by airborne radio echo-sounding rather than surface explosions. Also served with Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey as base leader of Signy station in South Orkney Islands.
Notes:

Detached from: Daily Telegraph. October 05.

Keywords: 92 -- Biographies: Robin, Gordon de Quetteville.
378.4 -- Universities: Great Britain. Cambridge University. Scott Polar Research Institute.
91(08) -- Expeditions: 1945-61 Falkland Islands Dependencies Survey.
X -- Biographies and obituaries.
(*7) -- Antarctic regions.
(*722) -- British Antarctic Territory.
Location(s): SCO: SPRI-PAM: 92[Robin, G. de Q.]
SPRI record no.: 209368

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