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
Mervyn, Mount (RUS) 70° 33' 00.0" S 65° 15' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 119386 Place ID: 9471

Mervyn, Mount (USA) 70° 31' 00.0" S 65° 13' 00.0" E Mountain
Name ID: 128826 Place ID: 9471

A very sharp peak standing S of the main body of the Porthos Range in the Prince Charles Mountains, about 6 mi S of Mount Kirkby. Sighted in December 1956 by an ANARE southern party led by W.G. Bewsher, and named for Mervyn Christensen, weather observer at Mawson Station in 1956.

Mount Mervyn (AUS) 70° 30' 33.5" S 65° 18' 24.5" E Mountain
Name ID: 1374 Place ID: 9471

A very sharp spire about 2286 m above sea level. Situated south of the main body of the Porthos Range in the Prince Charles Mountains, almost 7 km due south of Mt Kirkby. Sighted in December, 1956, by an ANARE southern party led by William G. Bewsher. Named after Mervyn Christensen, weather observer at Mawson in 1956.

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