Information About

Southwest Cove

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Southwest Cove on The Map

Location

56 ° 5' 16" N,
132 ° 8' 31" W

Region

Wrangell

Uses

Southwest Cove in Detail.

About

cove, extends S to Ernest Sound, 2 mi. E of Menefee Inlet, on E coast of Etolin I., 30 mi. SE of Wrangell, Alex. Arch.

History

Descriptive name given in 1886 by Lieutenant Commander A. S. Snow, U.S. Navy (USN), probably because it is southwest of the southern end of Zimovia Strait. See Southeast Cove.