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
Goldsworthy Ridge (AUS) 67° 41' 26.7" S 63° 03' 18.7" E Ridge
Name ID: 2358 Place ID: 5460

A ridge extending from Mount Henderson on the north-eastern side. A high point on this ridge was used as a tellurometer station by D.R. Carstens, surveyor at Mawson, in January, 1962. Named after Robert W. Goldsworthy, field assistant (survey) on the ANARE Expedition, on the MV Nella Dan, (1962).

Goldsworthy Ridge (RUS) 67° 41' 00.0" S 63° 03' 00.0" E Ridge
Name ID: 118220 Place ID: 5460

Goldsworthy Ridge (USA) 67° 41' 00.0" S 63° 03' 00.0" E Ridge
Name ID: 125780 Place ID: 5460

Ridge extending N from Mount Henderson in the NE part of the Framnes Mountains, Mac. Robertson Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from air photos taken by the Lars Christensen Expedition, 1936-37. Named by ANCA for R.W. Goldsworthy, survey field assistant with ANARE (Nella Dan) in 1962.

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