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
Access Slope (AUS) 79° 41' 00.0" S 156° 03' 00.0" E Slope
Name ID: 2478 Place ID: 31

A narrow ice slope bordered by the Darwin Mountains on the southern side and by an exposed ice buttress on the northern side. This ice slope forms part of the Circle Icefall in the Darwin Glacier and appears to be the only route through the icefall. This descriptive name was given by the Darwin Glacier Party of the TAE (1956-58), who made the first descent of the Darwin Glacier.

Access Slope (USA) 79° 41' 00.0" S 156° 03' 00.0" E Slope
Name ID: 135838 Place ID: 31

An ice slope between the N end of Lindstrom Ridge and Tether Rock in the Meteorite Hills, Darwin Mountains. The slope is at the W end of the Circle Icefall in Darwin Glacier and appears to be the only route through the icefall. Descriptively named by the Darwin Glacier Party of the CTAE, 1956-58, which made the first descent of the glacier.

Larsen Bank (AUS) 66° 15' 54.8" S 110° 31' 35.2" E Bank
Name ID: 31 Place ID: 8143

A bank with less than 18 m of water, about 3 km from the summit of Shirley Island, Windmill Islands. The bank is about 90 m long (north-south) and 45 m wide, least depth found was 16 m. Charted in January 1962 during a survey of Newcomb Bay and approaches by d' A.T. Gale, hydrographic surveyor with the ANARE Expedition on the MV Thala Dan led by Phillip Law. Named after Ludvig Larsen, second mate on the M.V. Thala Dan in 1962.  

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