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
Cabeza, monte (ARG) 64° 08' 00.0" S 62° 12' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 100392 Place ID: 2167

McDonald Point (AUS) 67° 20' 50.3" S 59° 40' 05.0" E Point
Name ID: 2167 Place ID: 9263

A point marking the western end of Islay in the William Scoresby Archipelago, off the coast of Kemp Land.

Mount Cabeza (USA) 64° 08' 00.0" S 62° 11' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 123187 Place ID: 2167

A mountain on the SE side of Pare Glacier, 1 mi SW of Hales Peak, in the NE portion of Brabant Island, Palmer Archipelago. The name "Monte Cabeza" was used on a 1957 Argentine hydrographic chart.

Mount Morgagni (GBR) 64° 08' 00.0" S 62° 07' 00.0" W Mountain
Name ID: 110232 Place ID: 2167

rising to c. 1150 m between Bouquet Bay and Hill Bay, NE Brabant Island, was called Monte Cabeza [=head mountain] by AAE (Argentina. MM chart OO, 1954); photographed from the air by FIDASE, 1956-57; in association with the names of pioneers of medicine grouped in this area, named after Giovanni Battista Morgagni (1682-1771), Italian anatomist and founder of scientific pathological anatomy (APC, 1960, p.6; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974). Mount Cabeza (USBGN, 1965, p.94).

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