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
Strange Glacier (GBR) 74° 50' 00.0" S 63° 40' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 111427 Place ID: 14117

flowing SE into the SW arm of Gardner Inlet, Orville Coast, was surveyed in its lower reaches by FIDS-RARE from "Stonington Island" in December 1947; photographed from the air by USN, 1965-67, and mapped from air photographs by USGS; named after Donald Lee Strange, USN, hospital corpsman, "South Pole Station", winter 1964 (USGS sketch map Ellsworth Land-Palmer Land, 1969; APC, 1975, p.5; BAS 500P sheet SS 17-20/SE, 1-DOS 1981).

Strange Glacier (USA) 74° 50' 00.0" S 63° 40' 00.0" W Glacier
Name ID: 132242 Place ID: 14117

A glacier in the Latady Mountains, draining SE along the S side of Crain Ridge to enter Gardner Inlet between Schmitt Mesa and Mount Austin, in Palmer Land. Mapped by USGS from surveys and USN air photos, 1961-67. Named by US-ACAN for Donald L. Strange, hospital corpsman at South Pole Station in 1964.

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