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 Hampson (AUS) 66° 48' 20.4" S 51° 11' 24.7" E Mountain
Name ID: 1409 Place ID: 5944

One of the Tula Mountains, Enderby Land, about 2 km north of Mount Rhodes. Plotted from air photographs taken by ANARE in 1956. Named after R.V. Hampson, a member of the crew of the Discovery during BANZARE (1929-31).

Mount Hampson (RUS) 66° 47' 00.0" S 51° 08' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 118356 Place ID: 5944

Mount Hampson (USA) 66° 48' 00.0" S 51° 11' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 126150 Place ID: 5944

Mountain 1 mi N of Mount Rhodes, in the N part of the Tula Mountains in Enderby Land. Plotted from air photos taken from ANARE aircraft in 1956. Named by ANCA for R.V. Hampson, a member of the crew of the Discovery during the BANZARE, 1929-31.

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