Information About

Duffield Peninsula

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 30' 9" N,
135 ° 25' 55" W

Region

Sitka

Elevation

1483 ft (452.02 m)

Uses

Duffield Peninsula in Detail.

About

on N coast of Baranof I., 30 mi. N of Sitka, Alex. Arch. 8 miles long.

History

Named in 1895 by Lieutenant Commander E. K. Moore, U.S. Navy (USN), for General William Ward Duffield, 1841-1907, a general in the Civil War, an engineer, and superintendent of US@C&GS, 1894-1898.

Places Near Duffield Peninsula
Bars:

Cozian Reef, Deadman Reach, Dolph Rock, E Francis Rock, Ford Rock, Hoggatt Reefs, Midway Rock, Nixon Shoal, Paradise Flats, Rodman Rock, Wayanda Ledge,

Bays:

Appleton Cove, Baby Bear Bay, Bear Bay, Deep Bay, Favorite Anchorage, Fish Bay, Gilmer Cove, Goose Cove, Haley Anchorage, Kadashan Bay, Launch Cove, Liesnoi Shoal, Nismeni Cove, North Arm Hoonah Sound, Poison Cove, Rodman Bay, Rodman Bay, Saint John Baptist Bay, Schulze Cove, Ushk Bay,

Capes:

Point Marie, Point Siroi, Point Elizabeth, Arthur Point, Duffield Peninsula, Emmons Point, Fish Point, Haley Point, Island Point, Middle Point, Mountain Head, Near Point, Nismeni Point, Pedersen Point, Peschani Point, Pinta Head, Pogibshi Point, Rapids Point, Rock Point, Rodgers Point, Schulze Head, Sergius Point, Shoal Point, Ushk Point, White Cliff Point, Yellow Point, Zeal Point,

Channels:

Adams Channel, Canoe Pass, Hoonah Sound, Neva Strait, Peril Strait, Rose Channel, Sergins Narrows, Sergius Channel,

Islands:

Andersen Island, Arthur Island, Arthur Island, Bear Bay Island, Big Island, Big Rose Island, Broad Island, East Francis Rock, Elovoi Island, Emmons Island, Entrance Island, False Island, Grasstop Rock, Haley Rocks, Hoggatt Island, Krugloi Islands, Lauf Islands, Liesnoi Island, Little Island, Little Rapids Island, Little Rose Island, Otstoia Island, Piper Island, Povorotni Island, Prince Island, Prolewy Rock, Rapids Island, Vixen Islands, W Francis Rock, West Francis Rock,

Mountains:

Annahootz Mountain, Finger Mountain,

Parks:

Big Bear - Baby Bear State Marine Park,

Mountain Passes:

Sergius Narrows, South Arm Hoonah Sound,

Mountain Ranges:

Moore Mountains,

Rapids:

North Rapid, Southern Rapids,

Rivers:

Kadashan River,

Streams:

Fish Bay Creek, Range Creek, Rodman Creek, Tonalite Creek,

Cities:

Fort Saint Michael (historical),

Waterways:

Peril Strait,