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
Sennet Glacier (AUS) 80° 13' 00.1" S 158° 40' 00.1" E Glacier
Name ID: 498 Place ID: 13014

A very steep glacier, between Yancey Glacier and Merrick Glacier, flowing southwards from Mount Aldrich to Bryd Glacier. Mapped from air photographs taken by the US Navy.

Sennet Glacier (USA) 80° 12' 00.0" S 158° 42' 00.0" E Glacier
Name ID: 131421 Place ID: 13014

A precipitous glacier between Yancey and Merrick Glaciers in the Britannia Range, flowing southward from Mount Aldrich to the Byrd Glacier. Named by US-ACAN, ACAN, in association with Byrd Glacier, for the USS Sennet, submarine (Central Group of Task Force 68) of USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47, led by Admiral Byrd.

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