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
Fleming Glacier (RUS) 69° 20' 00.0" S 66° 00' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 118016 Place ID: 4706

Fleming Glacier (GBR) 69° 28' 00.0" S 66° 11' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 108837 Place ID: 4706

flowing WNW into Forster Ice Piedmont, Fallières Coast, was probably seen from the air by Ellsworth, 23 November 1935; surveyed from the ground by BGLE in 1936 (Stephenson, 1940, map facing p.232; BA chart 3175, 1.iii.1940); photographed from the air by USAS in September 1940 (USHO, 1943, p.164); following surveys by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1947-48, named after The Rev. (later Rt Rev.) William Launcelot Scott Fleming (1906-90), Chief Scientist, chaplain and geologist, BGLE; Director, SPRI, 1946-49; Bishop of Portsmouth, 1949-59, and of Norwich, 1959-71; Dean of Windsor, 1971-76 (APC, 1955, p.10; DCS 601 sheets 69 64 and 69 66, 1955; DOS 610 sheets W 69 64 and 69 66, 1963); further surveyed by FIDS from "Stonington Island", 1957-62. Lednik Fleminga (Soviet Union. MMF chart, 1961). Glaciar Fleming (Chile. IHA, 1974, p.126).

Fleming Glacier (USA) 69° 25' 00.0" S 66° 40' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 125182 Place ID: 4706

Broad glacier 25 mi long on the W side of Antarctic Peninsula, flowing WNW and terminating in Forster Ice Piedmont to the E of Wordie Ice Shelf. The glacier was charted by the BGLE under Rymill, 1934-37, and was photographed from the air by the USAS on Sept. 29, 1940. This hitherto unnamed feature was named by the US-SCAN in 1947 for Rev. W.L.S. Fleming, Dean of Trinity Hall, Cambridge University; also, chaplain, chief scientist, and geologist of the BGLE.

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