Ford Ranges

The Ford Ranges (77°0′S 144°0′W / 77°S 144°W / -77; -144) is a grouping of mountain ranges standing east of Sulzberger Ice Shelf and Block Bay in the northwest part of Marie Byrd Land, Antarctica. Discovered by the Byrd Antarctic Expedition on December 5, 1929, and named by Byrd for Edsel Ford of the Ford Motor Company, who helped finance the expedition.

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Marie Byrd Land - Exploration
... the discovery of the Rockefeller Mountains and the Edsel Ford Ranges farther to the east ... Executive Committee Range) and much of the coastal region including the Walgreen, Hobbs, and Ruppert Coasts ... During the expedition trail parties from West Base visited the northern Ford Ranges and south slopes of the Fosdick Mountains ...

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