Information About

Port Estrella

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 21' 10" N,
133 ° 15' 20" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Uses

Port Estrella in Detail.

About

extends E off Bucareli Bay, at N entrance to Ulloa Channel, on W coast of Prince of Wales I., Alex. Arch. 2 miles long.

History

Named "Puerto de Estrella" or "port of the star" on June 3, 1779, by Francisco Antonio Maurelle (Wagner, 1937, p. 387). The "star" referred to is probably the North Star.

Places Near Port Estrella
Areas:

Millar Rocks, Witness Rocks,

Archipelagos:

Alberto Islands, Arrecife Islands, Diver Islands, Lively Islands,

Bars:

Alberto Reef, Balandra Shoal, Ballena Island Shoal, Fern Reef, Fish Egg Reef, Klawock Reef, Labandera Rock, Parida Island Reef, Rana Reef, Saint Ignace Rock, San Christoval Rock, Sucia Ledge,

Bays:

Port Bagial, Port Caldera, Port Dolores, Port Estrella, Port Mayoral, Port Refugio, Port Saint Nicholas, Port Santa Cruz, Adrian Cove, Aguada Cove, Aguirre Bay, Arena Cove, Big Bay, Bobs Bay, Breezy Bay, Bucareli Bay, Crab Bay, Diver Bay, Doyle Bay, Farallon Bay, Foul Bay, Garcia Cove, Hole-in-the-Wall, Indiada Cove, Klawock Inlet, North Bay, San Alberto Bay, Shelter Cove,

Capes:

Point Miliflores, Point Miraballes, Point Polocano, Point Providence, Point Quemada, Point Remedios, Point Rosary, Point Saint Thomas, Point Caponeta, Point San Jose, Point San Leonardo, Point San Pasqual, Point San Rafael, Point Santa Lucia, Point Santa Rosa, Point Santa Rosalia, Point Aguirre, Point Amargura, Point Animas, Point Arboleda, Point Arucenas, Point Barrigon, Point Batan, Point Bocas, Point Cangrejo, Point Capones, Point Cocos, Point Cruz, Point Cuerbo, Point Espada, Point Eugenia, Point Fula, Point Garcia, Point Gorda, Point Ildefonso, Point Iphigenia, Point Isleta, Point Lomas, Agueda Point, Arrecife Point, Arrecite Point, Boreas Point, Canal Point, Cape Cambon, Cape Empinado, Cape Felix, Cape Flores, Cape Suspiro, Cayman Point, Cemetery Point, Diamond Point, Diver Point, Eagle Point, Entrance Point, Fern Point, Hassler Point, Lontana Point, Natalia Point, Perlas Point, Punishment Point, Punta de los Almos, Punta De los Islotillos, Punta Gorda, Punta Maria Antonia, Punta Noriega, Punta Palmito, Reef Point, Point San Antonio, Silvester Point, Snail Point, Sword Point, Tranquil Point, Turn Point, Point Verde,

Channels:

Cruz Pass, Meares Passage, Portillo Channel, Tlevak Narrows, Ulloa Channel, Ursua Channel,

Cities:

Craig, Klawock,

Dams:

Craig Water Supply Dam, Waterfall Dam,

Islands:

Abbess Island, Alargate Rocks, Animas Island, Arboles Island, Balandra Island, Ballena Islands, Bibora Island, Block Island, Bush Islets, Cabras Islands, Caracol Island, Catalina Island, Clam Island, Cole Island, Coposo Island, Coronados Islands, Craig Island, Cristina Island, Cruz Islands, Culebrina Island, Diver Rocks, Fish Egg Island, Garcia Island, Guide Island, Indiada Island, Isla Buen Ayre, Isleta, Joe Island, Klawock Island, Ladrones Islands, Madre de Dios Island, Meares Island, Midway Island, Parida Island, Piedras Island, Pine Island, Quitasueno Rock, Rancheria Island, Ridge Island, Round Island, Saint Ignace Island, San Adrian Island, San Clemente Island, San Fernando Island, San Juan Bautista Island, San Juanito Island, Santa Lucia Island, Santa Rita Island, Shaft Rock, Sombrero Island, Suemez Island, Toti Island, Ubi Island, Ulloa Island, Unlucky Island, Verde Island, Wadleigh Island, Wadleigh Rock, The Witnesses,

Mountains:

Bautista Peak, Sunny Hay Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

Canoe Pass,

Rivers:

Rio de la Aguada,

Streams:

Arroyo Blanco, Crab Creek,

Cities:

Waterfall,