Pye Islands

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 Alaska

Quick Facts

  • Location: 59 ° 23' 48" N, 150 ° 24' 1" W
  • Region: Kenai Peninsula
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  • Elevation: 807 ft (245.97 m)
  • Islands: Outer Island, Ragged Island,

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About
group of islands on E side of Nuka Bay, 50 mi. E of Seldovia, Chugach Mts.

History
So named by Captain Portlock (1786 track chart), RN, as Pye's Islands. These islands were called "O(strova) Piy" or "Piy Islands" by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 5), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), and "Pye Islands" by U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) in 1888.

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