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
Barker Range (NZL) 72° 32' 00.0" S 166° 10' 00.0" E Range
Name ID: 112726 Place ID: 902

Trends NNW from approximately Lat 72°38'S, Long 166°27' E, to approximately Lat 72°22'S, Long 165°50' E. Main peak of Millen Range. Named for J Barker, Scott Base Leader for 1972.

Barker Range (USA) 72° 32' 00.0" S 166° 10' 00.0" E Range
Name ID: 122196 Place ID: 902

A mountain range trending NW-SE and including Jato Nunatak, Mount Watt, Mount McCarthy, and Mount Burton, located at the SW side of Millen Range in the Victory Mountains, Victoria Land. Named by the NZ-APC for James Barker, leader at Scott Base, 1972.

Lilienthal Island (AUS) 66° 11' 44.9" S 110° 23' 12.1" E Island
Name ID: 902 Place ID: 8444

One of the Donovan Islands off the Budd Coast. The region was photographed by USN Operation Highjump (1946-47), by ANARE (1956) and by the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (1956). Named by USACAN after a member of the 1957 Wilkes party, aerographer B.R. Lilienthal, USN.  

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