Information About

Maquinna Cove

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 51' 45" N,
136 ° 3' 12" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Uses

Maquinna Cove in Detail.

About

in Glacier Bay National Monument, on Muir Inlet, 0.5 mi. N of Point George and 57 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Lias Mts.

History

Named by members of the American Geographical Society's Glacier Bay Expedition of 1941 (Field, 1947, map) for the Steamship (SS) Princess Maquinna, which anchored there on an excursion of the Twelfth International Geological Congress in 1913.