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Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Stenhouse Glacier (GBR) 62° 03' 33.8" S 58° 22' 59.6" W Glacier
Name ID: 111393 Place ID: 14002

W of Stenhouse Bluff flowing S into Visca Anchorage, Martel Inlet, Admiralty Bay, King George Island, following glaciological by FIDS in the IGY was called West Stenhouse Glacier in association with the bluff (Royal Society, 1958, p.19); later named Stenhouse Glacier (APC, 1960, p.7; BA chart 1774, 14.ix.1962; DOS 610 sheet W 62 58, 1968).

Stenhouse Glacier (USA) 62° 04' 00.0" S 58° 25' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 132153 Place ID: 14002

Small glacier flowing into the head of Visca Anchorage immediately W of Stenhouse Bluff, on King George Island in the South Shetland Islands. Charted but not named by the FrAE, 1908-10, under Charcot. The name West Stenhouse Glacier arose locally for this feature in 1958 from association with Stenhouse Bluff, but the shortened form recommended by UK-APC in 1960 has been adopted.

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