Information About

Great Arm Whale Bay

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 36' 30" N,
134 ° 57' 30" W

Region

Sitka

Uses

Great Arm Whale Bay in Detail.

About

extends SW to Whale Bay, on W coast of Baranof I., 28 mi. NW of Port Alexander, Alex. Arch.

History

Name published by US@C&GS in 1883 Coast Pilot (p. 165); derived from "Bolshoy Ruka," meaning "great sleeve", published in 1849 by the Russian American Company.