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
Huldreslottet (NOR) 72° 58' 00.0" S 3° 48' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 115292 Place ID: 6737

Mountain S-most in Borgmassivet, Maudheimvidda. Hulder=fairy or hill-lady.

Huldreslottet Mountain (USA) 72° 58' 00.0" S 3° 48' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 126817 Place ID: 6737

A prominent ice-free mountain that is the southernmost summit in the Borg Massif, Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by NBSAE (1949-52) and named Huldreslottet (the fairy castle).

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