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
Chandler, Mount (GBR) 75° 17' 00.0" S 72° 33' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 108142 Place ID: 2500

one of the Behrendt Mountains (q.v.), rising to c. 1400m, was surveyed on USGS Antarctic Peninsula Traverse, 1961-62, and photographed from the air by USN, 1965-67; named after Lieut. Cdr J. L. Chandler, USN, pilot of R4D aircraft in support of the traverse party (USGS sketch map Ellsworth Land-Palmer Land, 1969; APC, 1975, p.3; BAS 500P sheet SS 17-20/SE, 1-DOS 1981).

Chandler, Mount (USA) 75° 17' 00.0" S 72° 33' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 123439 Place ID: 2500

A mountain 2.5 mi NW of Mount Caywood in the Behrendt Mountains, Ellsworth Land. Mapped by USGS from surveys and USN air photos, 1961-67. Named by US-ACAN for Lt. Cdr. J.L. Chandler, USN, pilot of R4D aircraft in support of the Antarctic Peninsula Traverse party to this area, 1961-62.

Rogatka Strait (AUS) 66° 05' 47.8" S 101° 03' 47.8" E Strait
Name ID: 2500 Place ID: 12288

The strait runs east off the Edisto Channel between the north-eastern tip of Thomas Island and the western part of the Charnockite Peninsula. At its narrowest between the two landforms it is 0.4 kms wide. Mapped by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition in 1956.

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