Information About

Peschani Point

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 32' 12" N,
135 ° 19' 23" W

Region

Sitka

Uses

Peschani Point in Detail.

About

3 mi. N of Rodman Bay, on Duffield Peninsula, on N coast of Baranof I., Alex. Arch.

History

Russian name meaning "sandy," given in 1833 by the navigator Ensign Vasiliev, published in 1848 on Russian Hydrographic Dept. Chart 1397 as "M(ys) Peschanny."