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
Bradford Rock (AUS) 66° 12' 53.3" S 110° 33' 47.5" E Rock
Name ID: 2438 Place ID: 1733

A partly-submerged rock in the north-western part of the Swain Group, Windmill Islands. The region was photographed by USN Operation Highjump (1946-47), ANARE (1956 and 1962) and the Soviet Antarctic Expedition (1956). Named by USACAN.  

Cecil Cave (USA) 68° 46' 00.0" S 90° 42' 00.0" W Cave
Name ID: 123394 Place ID: 2438

A sea cave which indents the southern part of Cape Ingrid on the west coast of Peter I Island. Discovered and named by a Norwegian expedition under Eyvind Tofte in the Odd I in January 1927. Tofte and the second mate rowed into the cave in an unsuccessful attempt to land on the island.

Cecilhola (NOR) 68° 48' 42.0" S 90° 43' 42.0" W Cave
Name ID: 114972 Place ID: 2438

Cave at the S side of Kapp Ingrid, Lazarevkysten, W side of Peter I Øy.

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