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
Young Glacier (RUS) 78° 04' 00.0" S 85° 00' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 121452 Place ID: 16380

Young Glacier (USA) 78° 04' 00.0" S 84° 49' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 133932 Place ID: 16380

A glacier which flows E for 8 mi and terminates at the N end of Barnes Ridge on the E side of Sentinel Range, Ellsworth Mountains. First mapped by USGS from surveys and USN air photos, 1957-59. Named by US-ACAN for First Lt. Dale L. Young, USAF, who participated in establishing the South Pole Station in the 1956-57 season.

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