Cape Fanshaw

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 57 ° 11' 15" N, 133 ° 32' 59" W
  • Region: Hoonah-Angoon (CA)
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  • Elevation: 79 ft (24.08 m)


at S end of Stephens Passage, between Fanshaw Bay and Frederick Sound, 68 mi. E of Sitka, Coast Mts.

Named by Captain George Vancouver, Royal Navy (RN), when it was discovered on August 14, 1794, by Lieutenant J. Whidbey, RN (Wagner, 1937, p. 387).



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