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
Vedkosten (NOR) 72° 02' 00.0" S 3° 58' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 116286 Place ID: 15358

Mountain N of Hochlinfjellet in the W part of Mühlig-Hofmannfjella, Fimbulheimen. V.=the heap of wood.

Vedkosten Peak (USA) 72° 01' 00.0" S 3° 58' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 133169 Place ID: 15358

A bare peak, 2,285 m, standing 1 mi SE of Hoggestabben Butte in the Muhlig-Hofmann Mountains of Queen Maud Land. Mapped by Norwegian cartographers from surveys and air photos by the NorAE (1956-60) and named Vedkosten (the wooden broom).

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