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
Stevens Rock (AUS) 67° 37' 00.1" S 64° 42' 00.0" E Rock
Name ID: 2396 Place ID: 14023

A small, lone, low-lying rock about 4 km east of the Strahan Glacier and 2 km north of the coast of Mac.Robertson Land. Discovered on 13 February, 1931, by BANZARE under Sir Douglas Mawson, who named it after Commander C.W. Stevens, RAN, Hydrographic Department, Royal Australian Navy.

Stevens Rock (RUS) 67° 36' 00.0" S 64° 42' 00.0" E Rock
Name ID: 120787 Place ID: 14023

Stevens Rock (USA) 67° 37' 00.0" S 64° 42' 00.0" E Rock
Name ID: 132171 Place ID: 14023

A small, lone bare rock 1.5 mi E of Strahan Glacier and 1 mi off the coast. Discovered in February 1931 by the BANZARE under Mawson, who named it for Cdr. C.W. Stevens, Hydrographic Dept., Royal Australian Navy.

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