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
Weller Island (GBR) 65° 26' 00.0" S 65° 24' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 111880 Place ID: 15874

one of the Pitt Islands (q.v.), Biscoe Islands, forming the SE side of Johannessen Harbour, was photographed from the air by FIDASE in 1956; in association with the names of characters from Pickwick papers in this group of islands, named after Samuel Weller, Mr Pickwick's servant (APC, 1959a, p.12; BA chart 3573, 26.viii.1960).

Weller Island (USA) 65° 27' 00.0" S 65° 24' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 133555 Place ID: 15874

Island lying E of Snodgrass Island, Pitt Islands, in the Biscoe Islands. Shown on an Argentine government chart of 1957. Named by the UK-APC in 1959 after Samuel Weller, Mr. Pickwick's servant in Charles Dickens' Pickwick Papers.

Weller, isla (ARG) 65° 26' 00.0" S 65° 24' 00.0" W Island
Name ID: 102459 Place ID: 15874

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