Information About

Parker Point

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 36' 45" N,
134 ° 40' 23" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Elevation

62 ft (18.9 m)

Uses

Parker Point in Detail.

About

8 mi. NW of Angoon, on W coast of Admiralty I., Alex. Arch.

History

Discovered by Lieutenant Whidbey, Royal Navy (RN), July 20, 1794, and named by Captain Vancouver, Royal Navy (RN), probably for Sir Peter Parker of the British Admiralty (Wagner, 1937, p. 401).