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Black Rock

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 27' 34" N,
132 ° 17' 8" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Uses

Black Rock in Detail.

About

Located in Kasaan Bay, on the east coast of Prince of Wales Island, 1.6 km (1 mi) north of Kasaan Point, Alexander Archipelago.

History

Local navigators' descriptive name reported in 1904 by H. C. Fassett, U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF).

Places Near Black Rock
Bars:

Black Rock, Lyman Rock, Twenty Fathom Bank,

Bays:

Clover Bay, Coal Bay, Goose Bay, Kasaan Bay, Linney Bay, Little Coal Bay, Little Goose Bay, McKenzie Inlet, Mills Bay, Paul Bight, Polk Inlet, Poor Man Bay, Saltery Cove, Skowl Arm, Smith Cove, Smith Lagoon, Spiral Cove, Sunny Cove, Tolstoi Bay, Trollers Cove, West Arm Cholmondeley Sound, Windfall Harbor,

Capes:

Adams Point, Anderson Point, Approach Point, Baker Point, Clover Point, Doctor Point, Figgins Point, Giants Head, Grindall Point, Island Point, Kasaan Peninsula, Kasaan Point, Khayyam Point, Lyman Point, Niblack Point, Sawmill Point, Skowl Point, Sunny Point, Thumb Point, Tolstoi Point,

Channels:

Connection Pass, Grindall Passage,

Cities:

Kasaan,

Islands:

Berry Island, Daisy Island, East Sentinel Island, Grindall Island, High Island, Kasaan Island, King Island, Kluanil Island, McKenzie Rock, Patterson Island, Peacock Island, Pen Island, Round Island, Ship Island, Skin Island, Skowl Island, Streets Island, West Sentinel Island,

Lakes:

Clover Lake, Copper Center Lake, Ives Lake, Lindeman Lake, Monie Lake, Rainbow Lake, Rock Lake,

Mountains:

Mount Andrew, Barren Mountain, Clover Mountain, Jacobs Mountain, Kasaan Mountain, Nipple Butte, Rock Butte, Tolstoi Mountain,

Streams:

Cabin Creek, Clover Creek, Hundred Thousand Creek, Linkum Creek, Monument Creek, Niblack Hollow, Old Franks Creek, Old Tom Creek, Omar Creek, Polk Creek, Poor Man Creek, Rock Creek, Spiral Creek, Sunny Creek, Virginia Creek,

Routes:

Sulzer Portage,

Cities:

Chomly (historical), Grindall (historical), Hadley (historical), Old Kasaan,