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
Kerr Point (GBR) 64° 42' 00.0" S 62° 39' 00.0" W Point
Name ID: 109606 Place ID: 7473

on E coast of Rongé Island and W side of Errera Channel, Danco Coast, was photographed from the air by FIDASE and surveyed from the ground by FIDS from "Danco Island", 1956-57; named after Adam John Kerr (b.1933), Second Officer in Shackleton, who sounded Errera Channel in 1956-57; sometime Dominion Hydrographer, Canada; a member of Directing Committee, IHB, from 1987 (APC, 1960, p.5; BAS 250 sheet SQ 19-20/4, 1-DOS 1974).

Kerr Point (USA) 64° 42' 00.0" S 62° 38' 00.0" W Point
Name ID: 127354 Place ID: 7473

Point 2 mi SE of Georges Point, on the E side of Ronge Island, off the W coast of Graham Land. Charted by the BelgAE under Gerlache, 1897-99. Named by the UK-APC in 1960 for Adam J. Kerr, Second Officer of RRS Shackleton, who sounded the adjacent Errera Channel in 1956-57.

Kerr, punta (ARG) 64° 42' 00.0" S 62° 39' 00.0" W Point
Name ID: 101275 Place ID: 7473

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