Flemmer River

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Quick Facts
  • Location: 59 ° 39' 18" N, 136 ° 0' 39" W
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  • Length: 12 mi (19.31 km)
  • Elevation: 328 ft (99.97 m)
  • Tributary to: Tahini River


heads in British Columbia, flows SE 12 mi. to Tahini River, 2 mi. W of Mount Raymond, 28 mi. WNW of Skagway; Saint Elias Mountains

named by Canada in 1951 for John Adolph Flemer, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), who had general charge of two surveying parties in 1898 making topographic surveys of the area near the head of Lynn Canal. He was one of the original surveyors (1904-05) with the International Boundary Commission (IBC) while making Sheet 9 (1951 atlas).



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