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
Bucknell Ridge (AUS) 79° 58' 00.1" S 158° 37' 59.9" E Ridge
Name ID: 2279 Place ID: 1991

A mountainous ridge, just above the Cranfield Ice-falls, extending east-west and is a prominent feature on the southern side of the Darwin Glacier near its mouth. Discovered by the Darwin Glacier Party of the TAE (1956-58). Named after E S Bucknell, a member of the party.

Bucknell Ridge (USA) 79° 58' 00.0" S 158° 38' 00.0" E Ridge
Name ID: 123052 Place ID: 1991

A mountainous ridge just above the Cranfield Icefalls, extending east-west along the southern side of Darwin Glacier near its mouth. Mapped by the Darwin Glacier Party of the CTAE (1956-58) and named for E.S. Bucknell, a member of the party.

Seay Peak (AUS) 79° 04' 59.9" S 157° 30' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 1991 Place ID: 12962

An ice-free peak, 1,803 m above sea level, which is the north-western summit of the Finger Ridges. Mapped from air photographs taken by the US Army aviation support unit for Topo North and Topo South in 1961-62.

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