SCAR Gazetteer Information: Each place can have one or more entries in the SCAR Composite Gazetteer, dependant on its origin. By viewing an individual entry, you may see multiple references to the same place. SCAR uses a more general feature type coding, so each place will, in general, have multiple feature types.

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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Prince of Wales Glacier (AUS) 82° 55' 00.1" S 160° 00' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 514 Place ID: 11618

This glacier lies both within the Australian Antarctic Territory and the Ross Dependency. It is about 32 km in length and is situated on the north-west side of Mount Markham in the Queen Elizabeth Range, forming an access route from the Marsh to the Nimrod Glaciers.

Prince of Wales Glacier (NZL) 82° 44' 00.0" S 160° 10' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 114154 Place ID: 11618

A glacier about 20 miles long, on the north west side of Mt Markham, in the Queen Elizabeth Range, forming an access route from the Marsh to the Nimrod Glaciers. Named by the Northern Party of the NZGSAE, 1961-62, for the Prince of Wales.

Prince of Wales Glacier (USA) 82° 44' 00.0" S 160° 10' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 130371 Place ID: 11618

Glacier in the Queen Elizabeth Range, flowing generally N for about 10 mi between Hochstein and Kohmyr Ridges into Hamilton Glacier. Named by the northern party of the NZGSAE (1961-62) for the Prince of Wales (Prince Charles), eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II.

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