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
Douglas Peak (AUS) 66° 24' 00.0" S 52° 28' 00.1" E Peak
Name ID: 2031 Place ID: 3818

A peak about 1,524 m high, about 20 km south-west of Mt. Codrington in Enderby Land. Probably discovered on 13 or 14 January, 1930, by BANZARE under Sir Douglas Mawson and named after Pilot Officer E. Douglas, RAAF, pilot with the expedition.

Douglas Peak (RUS) 66° 25' 00.0" S 52° 28' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 117755 Place ID: 3818

Douglas Peak (USA) 66° 24' 00.0" S 52° 28' 00.0" E Peak
Name ID: 124476 Place ID: 3818

Peak, 1,525 m, lying 11 mi SW of Mount Codrington and 8 mi E of Mount Marr. Discovered in January 1930 by the BANZARE under Mawson, and named for Flight Lt. E. Douglas, RAAF, pilot with the expedition.

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