Dora Bay

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 55 ° 13' 10" N, 132 ° 14' 33" W
  • Region: Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)
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extends S off Cholmondeley Sound, on SE coast of Prince of Wales I., 40 mi. SE of Craig, Alex. Arch. 4 miles long.

Named in 1886 by Lieutenant Commander R. Clover, U.S. Navy (USN), for the steamer Dora, one of Alaska's most famous vessels with a record of over 40 years of service in northern waters. See Brooks (1953, p. 402).



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