Information About

Applegate Cove

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Location

55 ° 12' 54" N,
162 ° 52' 3" W

Region

Aleutians East

Uses

Applegate Cove in Detail.

About

In the SE end of Izembek Lagoon, 5 mi W of Fort Randall, 5 mi. WNW of village of Cold Bay, SW end of Alaska Peninsula, Bristol Bay Low. 4.5 miles wide.

History

Named in 1888 by U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) for Samuel Applegate, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), who commanded the schooner Nellie Juan during a survey of this area in the 1880's.