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Plummer Glacier
Location of Heritage Range in Western Antarctica
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Location Ellsworth Land
Coordinates 79°58′00″S 81°30′00″W / 79.96667°S 81.50000°W / -79.96667; -81.50000
Thickness unknown
Terminus Heritage Range
Status unknown

Plummer Glacier (79°58′S 81°30′W / 79.967°S 81.500°W / -79.967; -81.500) is a short glacier descending east through the Enterprise Hills to the north of Lippert Peak and the Douglas Peaks, in the Heritage Range in Antarctica. Mapped by United States Geological Survey (USGS) from surveys and U.S. Navy air photos, 1961–66. Named by Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names (US-ACAN) for Charles C. Plummer, United States Antarctic Research Program (USARP) glaciologist at Palmer Station in 1965.

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