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
Mount Cole (NZL) 84° 40' 00.0" S 177° 08' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 113025 Place ID: 2837

A mountain standing on the west side of Shackleton Glacier in the Bush Mountains about 10 miles south of Mt Speed, with an elevation of about 1700 with only minor rock exposures. Discovered by US Navy Operation Highjump, 1946-47, on the flights of 16 February, 1947, and named for Nelson R Cole AD2, USN, who lost his life in a helicopter accident on 2 July 1957. Named by the US Advisory Committee on Antarctic Names.

Mount Cole (USA) 84° 40' 00.0" S 177° 08' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 123696 Place ID: 2837

A mountain over 1,400 m on the W side of Shackleton Glacier, between the mouths of Forman and Gerasimou Glaciers, in the Queen Maud Mountains. Discovered and photographed by USN Operation HighJump, 1946-47. Named by US-ACAN for Nelson R. Cole, Aviation Machinist's Mate with USN Squadron VX-6, who lost his life in a helicopter crash in the McMurdo Sound area in July 1957.

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