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
Joyce, Mount (NZL) 75° 36' 00.0" S 160° 49' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 113662 Place ID: 7245

A dome-shaped mountain lying north-west of Mts Howard and Bowen on the divide between David Glacier and Davis Glacier in Victoria Land. First charted by the BAE, 1907-09, which named it for Ernest Mill Joyce who was in charge of general stores, dogs, sledges, and zoological collections with this expedition, and who had earlier been with the NAE, 1901-04. Joyce was also with the Ross Sea Party, of Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-17.

Joyce, Mount (RUS) 75° 37' 00.0" S 160° 35' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 118665 Place ID: 7245

Joyce, Mount (USA) 75° 36' 00.0" S 160° 49' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 127185 Place ID: 7245

A prominent, dome-shaped mountain, 1,830 m, standing 8 mi NW of Mount Howard in the Prince Albert Mountains, Victoria Land. First mapped by the BrAE, 1907-09, which named it for Ernest Joyce who was in charge of general stores, dogs, sledges, and zoological collections with the expedition and who had earlier been with the BrNAE, 1901-04. Joyce was also with the Ross Sea Party of Shackleton's Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition, 1914-17.

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