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
Cape Sørlle (RUS) 60° 45' 00.0" S 44° 59' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 120875 Place ID: 13693

Cape Sørlle (GBR) 60° 45' 00.0" S 44° 59' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 111279 Place ID: 13693

S point of Fredriksen Island, South Orkney Islands, was charted by DI in 1933 and named Cape Sörlle [sic] after Kapt. Petter Sørlle (Petter Bay, q.v.) (Nelson, 1933, p.26; BA chart 1775, 17.viii.1934; APC, 1955, p.19). Cabo Sörlle (Argentina. MM, 1953, p.176b). Cape Sørlle (USBGN, 1956, p.285; APC, 1961, p.3).

Cape Sørlle (USA) 60° 46' 00.0" S 44° 59' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 131904 Place ID: 13693

Rocky bluff marking the S end of Fredriksen Island in the South Orkney Islands. Discovered and first charted in 1821 by Capt. George Powell and Capt. Nathaniel Palmer. Recharted in 1933 by DI personnel on the Discovery II and named for Capt. Petter Sorlle, Norwegian whaler who made a running survey of the South Orkney Islands in 1912-13.

Sørlle, cabo (ARG) 60° 45' 00.0" S 44° 59' 00.0" W Cape
Name ID: 102267 Place ID: 13693

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