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
Worcester Summit (GBR) 82° 36' 00.0" S 52° 22' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 111995 Place ID: 16213

rising to c.2020m at E end of Jaeger Table, Dufek Massif, Pensacola Mountains, was photographed from the air by USN in 1964; following field work by USGS from 1965, named after Robin Worcester, of USGS, who with D.W. Bennett (Bennett Spur, q.v.) formed the first of several annual doppler-research teams at the "South Pole Station" in 1973 ([incorrectly shown in 82°36'S 50°55'W] APC, 1980, p.5; [co-ordinates corrected] 1982, p.3). Worcester Summit (USGS SU 21-25/10, 1989).

Worcester Summit (USA) 82° 36' 00.0" S 52° 22' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 133849 Place ID: 16213

The crest of a ridge rising to c. 2,030 m at the E end of Jaeger Table, Dufek Massif, in the Pensacola Mountains (q.v.). Named by US-ACAN in 1979 after Robin D. Worcester who, with David W. Bennett, comprised the first of the annual USGS satellite surveying teams at the South Pole Station, winter party 1973.

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