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
Pageant Point (GBR) 60° 43' 46.0" S 45° 34' 53.0" W Point
Name ID: 110474 Place ID: 10813

between Pantomime Point and Gourlay Point, Gourlay Peninsula, SE Signy Island, was charted by DI in 1933; further surveyed by FIDS from Signy in 1947, and so named because it marks the site of a penguin rookery with its associated pageantry (APC, 1955, p.16; Matthews and Maling, 1967, map in pocket; DOS 210 Signy Island sheet, 1-DOS 1973).

Pageant Point (USA) 60° 44' 00.0" S 45° 36' 00.0" W Point
Name ID: 129782 Place ID: 10813

The central and highest of three ice-free points at the E end of Gourlay Peninsula on Signy Island, in the South Orkney Islands. Surveyed in 1933 by DI personnel, and resurveyed in 1947 by the FIDS. The name, given by the FIDS, derives from the penguin rookery there, with its associated pageantry.

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