Information About

Meares Point

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 39' 19" N,
147 ° 55' 17" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Uses

Meares Point in Detail.

About

The sourthernmost point of Perry Island, between Perry Passage and Lone Passage in Prince William Sound, 26.5 mi NE of Chenega, Chugach Mts.

History

Name published in 1954 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS); undoubtedly named for Captain John Meares who explored the region in 1788.