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China Cove

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55 ° 50' 26.002" N,
134 ° 15' 58" W


Petersburg (CA)

Nearest City


China Cove in Detail.


In Tongass National Forest, on the E side of the S point of Coronation Island and 0.6 mi NE of Helm Point, Alex, Arch. 1.7 miles wide.


Named by the Commander of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) steamer Hodgson in 1960; "based on the wreck in 1908 of the vessel Star of Bengal * * *. A total of 110 lives were lost of wHich all but 15 were Orientals."