Information About

Lipsett Point

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 1' 37" N,
152 ° 45' 14" W

Region

Kodiak Island

Uses

Lipsett Point in Detail.

About

at mouth of Afognak Bay, 1.5 mi. NE of Afognak, on S coast of Afognak I., N of Kodiak I.

History

Local name reported in 1900 by Lieutenant Commander J. F. Moser, U.S. Navy (USN), of the U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF) steamer Albatross. This point was called "M(ys) Lytnika" meaning "Summer Village Cape" by Sub-Lt. Mikhail Murashev, Imperial Russian Navy (IRN) in 1839 or 1840, and published by the Russian Hydrographic Depart. in 1849 on Chart 1425.

Places Near Lipsett Point
Bars:

Big Rock, Danger Reef, Deranof Rock, Ilkognak Rock, Shag Rocks, Skipwith Reefs, Thomas Rock, Village Reefs,

Bays:

Afognak Bay, Anton Larsen Bay, Back Bay, Back Bay, Barabara Cove, Fox Bay, Kazakof Bay, Kizhuyak Bay, Marka Bay, Settler Cove, Shakmanof Cove, Sharatin Bay, Waskanareska Bay,

Capes:

Afognak Point, Bare Point, Bird Point, Cape Kazakof, Cape Kostromitinof, Chernof Point, Chiachi Point, Crag Point, Dirovati Point, Dolphin Point, Far Point, Graveyard Point, Head Point, Inner Point, Kekur Point, Kizhuyak Point, Last Point, Leto Point, Lipsett Point, Nachalni Point, Near Point, Nochlega Point, Occident Point, Opasni Point, Orient Point, Otrubistoi Point, Peregrebni Point, Pokati Point, Posliedni Point, Rivermouth Point, Seredni Point, Settlement Point, Shakmanof Point, Shoal Point, Talnik Point, Three Pillar Point, Uzkosti Point, Yuzhni Point,

Channels:

Afognak Strait, Eastern Passage, The Narrows, The Slough, Whale Passage,

Cities:

Port Lions,

Dams:

Port Lions Dam,

Islands:

Alexander Island, Arnkil Island, Deranof Island, Dot Island, Hog Island, Koniuji Island, Lamb Island, Larsen Island, Larsen Island, Little Raspberry Island, Low Island, Nachalni Island, Parrot Island, Stripe Rock, Three Brothers, Treeless Island, Whale Island, Winter Island,

Lakes:

Afognak Lake,

Mountains:

Afognak Mountain, Mount Ellison, Hatchery Peak, Katenai Hill, Litnik Mountain, Paramanof Mountain, Sharatin Mountain,

Rivers:

Afognak River, Red Cloud River,

Streams:

Elbow Creek, Hatchery Creek, Small Creek,

Cities:

Afognak, Aleneva, Aleut Village, Duck Village,