Information About

Acheredin Point

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 7' 17" N,
160 ° 49' 12" W

Region

Aleutians East

Elevation

302 ft (92.05 m)

Uses

Acheredin Point in Detail.

About

Sw tip of Unga I., in Shumagin Is., Aleutian Range

History

Word meaning "turn" or "turning"; probably named for "mate Ath. (?) Atcheredin, a Russian fur trader who wintered at Kodiak in 1779." Published in 1847 as as "M(ys) Otcheredin" by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 24),