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
Bruce, Cape (USA) 67° 25' 00.0" S 60° 47' 00.0" E Cape
Name ID: 123012 Place ID: 1940

The N tip of a small island lying at the E side of Oom Bay, separated from the mainland rocks just W of Taylor Glacier. A landing was made there on Feb. 18, 1931, by the BANZARE under Mawson. Named by Mawson for Rt. Hon. S.M. Bruce (later Lord Bruce) Prime Minister of Australia, 1923-29.

Cape Bruce (AUS) 67° 25' 36.5" S 60° 47' 40.9" E Cape
Name ID: 253 Place ID: 1940

The northern tip of a small island separated from the mainland rocks just west of Taylor Glacier, Mac.Robertson Land, by a shallow channel. Discovered by BANZARE (1929-31) under Sir Douglas Mawson. A landing was made there on 18 February, 1931.

Terminal Peak (AUS) 75° 52' 59.9" S 158° 25' 59.9" E Peak
Name ID: 1940 Place ID: 14541

A high peak discovered by the Southern Party of the New Zealand Geological and Survey Antarctic Expedition (1962-63) and so named because it marked the western limit of their journey.

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