Information About

West Arm Cholmondeley Sound

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 15' 28" N,
132 ° 21' 27" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

16 ft (4.88 m)

Uses

West Arm Cholmondeley Sound in Detail.

About

On SE coast of Prince of Wales Island, extending 7.5 mi to join the South Arm at the head of Cholmondeley Sound, Alex. Arch.

History

Local name reported in 1901 by A. H. Brooks, U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).

Places Near West Arm Cholmondeley Sound
Bars:

Black Rock,

Bays:

Aiken Cove, Brennan Bay, Cannery Cove, Clarno Cove, Clover Bay, Dora Bay, Goose Bay, Keete Inlet, Kitkun Bay, Linney Bay, Little Goose Bay, McKenzie Inlet, Nowiskay Cove, Paul Bight, Polk Inlet, Portage Bay, Saltery Cove, Skowl Arm, Smith Cove, Smith Lagoon, South Arm Cholmondeley Sound, Spiral Cove, Sunny Cove, Trollers Cove, West Arm Cholmondeley Sound,

Capes:

Divide Head, Doctor Point, Giants Head, Grindall Point, Island Point, Kasaan Point, Keete Point, Khayyam Point, Nutkwa Point, Skowl Point, Sunny Point, Thumb Point,

Channels:

Connection Pass, Grindall Passage,

Islands:

East Sentinel Island, High Island, King Island, Kluanil Island, McKenzie Rock, Patterson Island, Peacock Island, Skowl Island, West Sentinel Island,

Lakes:

Lake Luelia, Aiken Lake, Clover Lake, Dora Lake, Lake Gertrude, Hetta Lake, Lake Isabel, Lake Josephine, Kina Lake, Kugel Lake, Lake Marge, Lake Mary, Lake Mellen, Miller Lake, Monie Lake, Myrtle Lake, Niblack Lake, Nutkwa Lagoon, Old Franks Lake, Rock Lake, Summit Lake,

Mountains:

Barren Mountain, Beaver Mountain, Billie Mountain, Clover Mountain, Eudora Mountain, Green Monster Mountain, Hetta Mountain, Nipple Butte, Rock Butte,

Streams:

Aiken Creek, Big Creek, Cabin Creek, Clover Creek, Dog Salmon Creek, Hundred Thousand Creek, Kugel Creek, Monument Creek, Old Franks Creek, Old Tom Creek, Omar Creek, Polk Creek, Portage Creek, Rock Creek, Spiral Creek, Sunny Creek, Virginia Creek,

Routes:

Sulzer Portage,

Cities:

Chomly (historical), Dora Bay, Grindall (historical), Niblack (historical), Old Kasaan, Polk Inlet,

Waterfalls:

Nutkwa Falls,