Battery Point

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 54 ° 2' 20" N, 165 ° 52' 52" W
  • Region: Aleutians East
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  • Elevation: 692 ft (210.92 m)


on S coast of Akutan I., Krenitzin Islands.; Aleutian Islands.

a translation of the descriptive name given by Father Veniaminov (1840, v. 1, p. 193). booming waves on this point sounded like a battery of guns. Kayanak." contradistinction to North Head. the name "Liberty Cap," undoubtedly suggested by Scotch Cap on Unimak Island.



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