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.

Showing all 2 place names.

Name Latitude Longitude Feature Type
Charles Glacier (USA) 72° 34' 00.0" S 3° 26' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 123473 Place ID: 2544

A small, steep glacier draining the S side of Borg Mountain, in the Borg Massif of Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by NBSAE (1949-52) and named for Charles W. Swithinbank, a glaciologist with NBSAE.

Charlesbreen (NOR) 72° 34' 00.0" S 3° 27' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 114973 Place ID: 2544

Glacier between Borga and Høgsætet in Borgmassivet, Maudheimvidda. After Charles W. Swithinbank, b. 1926, second glaciologist on NBSAE, 1949-52. See also Swithinbankhallet.

Showing all 2 place names.

The SCAR Composite Gazetteer is hosted by the Australian Antarctic Data Centre. The information in the footer below pertains to the AADC web site.