Bell Island

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Quick Facts

  • Location: 55 ° 57' 25" N, 131 ° 29' 10" W
  • Region: Ketchikan Gateway
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  • Elevation: 610 ft (185.93 m)


in Behm Canal, N of Revillagigedo I., Alex. Arch. 8.7 miles long.

Named in 1793 by Captain Vancouver, Royal Navy (RN), for Midshipman Bell (complete name not available), a member of his crew; discovered by Joseph Whidbey in August, 1793 (Wagner, 1937, p. 375).



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