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
Cornwall Glacier (RUS) 80° 47' 00.0" S 26° 16' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 117541 Place ID: 3001

Cornwall Glacier (GBR) 80° 44' 00.0" S 26° 30' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 108313 Place ID: 3001

flowing S into Recovery Glacier, Shackleton Range, was surveyed by TAE in October 1957; named after Gen. Sir James Handyside Marshall-Cornwall (1887-1985), member of the Committee of Management, TAE; President, RGS, 1954-58 (APC, 1962, p.9; DOS 610 sheet W 80 24/26, 1963); photographed from the air by USN in 1967.

Cornwall Glacier (USA) 80° 47' 00.0" S 26° 16' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 123830 Place ID: 3001

Glacier 9 mi long, flowing S from Crossover Pass in the Shackleton Range to join Recovery Glacier E of Ram Bow Bluff. First mapped in 1957 by the CTAE and named for Gen. Sir James H. Marshall-Cornwall, member of the Committee of Management of the CTAE, 1955-58.

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