Information About

Ham Cove

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Ham Cove on The Map

Location

54 ° 52' 47" N,
132 ° 50' 53" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Ham Cove in Detail.

About

extends SW off Kaigani Strait, on E coast of Dall I., Alex. Arch. 0.8 mile long.

History

Named in 1880 by Reverend Sheldon Jackson for Mrs. J. M. Ham of New York who financed the Jackson Presbyterian Mission at Howkan and contributed funds for the erection of a sawmill here in 1882. This feature was named "Sawmill Cove" in 1891 by Lieutenant Commander H. E. Nichols, U.S. Navy (USN).

Places Near Ham Cove
Areas:

Triplet Rocks,

Archipelagos:

Bay Islands, McFarland Islands, Sukkwan Island,

Bars:

Howkan Reef, Mill Reef, Pond Rock, Shoe Rock,

Bays:

Port Bazan, American Bay, Anchorage Cove, Baldy Bay, Bolles Inlet, Chickwan Bight, Cleva Bay, Coco Harbor, Coning Inlet, Datzkoo Harbor, Dova Bay, Dunbar Inlet, Elbow Bay, Essowah Harbor, Gold Harbor, Gooseneck Harbor, Grace Harbor, Green Inlet, Ham Cove, Island Bay, Kaigani Harbors, Kasook Inlet, Liscome Bay, Little Daykoo Harbor, McLeod Bay, Mission Cove, Natoma Bay, Nina Cove, North Kaigani Harbor, Pond Bay, Rose Inlet, Security Cove, Shoe Inlet, South Kaigani Harbor, Touchit Cove, Vesta Bay, View Cove, Windy Cove, Wolk Harbor,

Capes:

Point Bazan, Point Cornwallis, Aurora Point, Cape Magdalena, Cape Muzon, Coning Point, Corlies Point, Datzkoo Point, Dix Point, Essowah Point, Gooseneck Point, Kaigani Point, Keg Point, Liscome Point, Luke Point, Middle Point, Parrot Point, Reef Point, Ritter Point, Rose Point, Security Point, Vesta Point, Wolk Point,

Channels:

Howkan Narrows, Jackson Passage, Kaigani Strait,

Cliffs:

High Point,

Flats:

Sukkwan Lake,

Islands:

Aston Island, Black Rock, Bushy Island, Channel Islands, Clam Island, Crow Island, Dall Island, Datzkoo Islands, Daykoo Islands, Dead Pine Island, Dolgoi Island, Entrance Island, Flat Island, Grand Island, Grass Island, Jackson Island, Lacey Island, Long Island, Mellen Rock, Parrot Rock, Reef Island, Reef Islands, Shoe Island, Square Island, West Mill Rock,

Lakes:

Essowah Lakes, Kasook Lake, Parrot Lake, Lake Seclusion,

Mountains:

Cone Mountain, Grace Mountain, Stripe Mountain, Twin Peaks, Mount Vesta,

Cities:

Howkan (historical), Long Island,