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
Tinsel Dome (GBR) 63° 44' 00.0" S 58° 55' 00.0" W Dome
Name ID: 111600 Place ID: 14741

rising to 770 m SE of Bone Bay, Trinity Peninsula, was surveyed by FIDS from "Hope Bay" in July 1948 and so named from its appearance with the sun shining on it (APC, 1955, p.21; BA chart 3205, 23.xi.1962; BAS 250 sheet SP 21-22/13, 1-DOS 1974); photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57, and further surveyed from the ground by FIDS, 1959-60.

Tinsel Dome (USA) 63° 44' 00.0" S 58° 55' 00.0" W Dome
Name ID: 132729 Place ID: 14741

Small ice-covered hill, 700 m, standing between Aureole Hills and Bone Bay on Trinity Peninsula. Charted in 1948 by the FIDS who gave this descriptive name.

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