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Quick Facts

  • Location: 60 ° 53' 44" N, 146 ° 41' 51" W
  • Region: Valdez-Cordova (CA)
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  • Elevation: 69 ft (21.03 m)


population 46, on E shore of Virgin Bay, 40 mi. NW of Cordova, Chugach Mts.

The Ellamar Mining Co. was formed in 1898, a year after the first claims were located. A post office was established at this copper mining camp in 1900; it was discontinued in 1929 (Ricks, 1965, p. 19).



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