Information About

Maurelle Islands

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 39' 3" N,
133 ° 38' 13" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Uses

Maurelle Islands in Detail.

About

extend W, off Gulf of Esquibel, W coast of Prince of Wales I., Alex. Arch.

History

Named by Wh. H. Dall, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), in 1879, for the Spanish navigator Don Francisco Antonio Maurelle who, under the command of Don Juan de la Bodega y Quadra, made and took part in surveys in this region from 1775 to 1779.

Places Near Maurelle Islands
Areas:

Twin Rocks,

Archipelagos:

Dome Islets, Maurelle Islands,

Bars:

Beta Rock, Curacao Reef, Desconocida Reef, Moke Rock, Rana Reef, Slide Reef,

Bays:

Port Alice, Aguirre Bay, Anguilla Bay, Cone Bay, Garcia Cove, Gulf of Esquibel, Kelly Cove, Lagoma Bay, Nagasay Cove, Roller Bay, Sea Otter Sound, Steamboat Bay, Ulitka Bay, Warm Chuck Inlet,

Capes:

Point Marabilla, Point Saint Isidor, Point Saint Thomas, Point San Francisco, Point Santa Gertrudis, Point Santa Theresa, Point Aguirre, Point Animas, Point Delgada, Point Desconocida, Point Garcia, Point Incarnation, Arrecife Point, Arrecite Point, Bay Point, Cape Addington, Cape Lynch, Cape Ulitka, Dead Tree Point, Reef Point, Saint Nicholas Point, Snail Point, Steamboat Point, Surf Point,

Channels:

Arriaga Passage, Bocas De Finas, Launch Passage, Paloma Pass, Portillo Channel, Saint Nicholas Channel, Sonora Passage,

Cliffs:

Derrumba Ridge, Whale Head, White Cliff,

Hills:

Isidor Hill,

Islands:

Abrejo Rocks, Alargate Rocks, Anguilla Island, Animas Island, Arboles Island, Bushtop Island, Camp Island, Caracol Island, Clump Island, Culebra Islands, East San Lorenzo Island, Emerald Island, Epsilon Rock, Escurial Island, Esquibel Island, Favorita Island, Feather Rock, Flotilla Island, Garcia Island, Garita Rock, Gas Rock, Gull Island, Hacha Island, Heceta Island, Hendida Island, Hermagos Islands, Lambda Rock, Losa Island, Lulu Island, Marabilla Island, Noyes Island, Pesquera Island, Phillips Rock, Pigeon Island, Pine Island, Princesa Island, Quitasueno Rock, Raso Rock, Saint Joseph Island, San Francisco Island, San Lorenzo Islands, Shaft Rock, Sonora Island, Timbered Island, Tonina Island, Toza Island, Trasera Island, Turtle Island, Twin Islands, Twocrack Island, West San Lorenzo Island, Whale Head Island, Whale Rock, Wood Islands,

Lakes:

Butterball Lake, Chuck Lake, Crooked Lake, Hook Lake, Mint Lake,

Mountains:

Bald Mountain, Cone Peak, Noyes Peak, Timber Knob,

Streams:

Chuck Creek, Marsh Creek,

Cities:

Port Alice,