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Point Bridget

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 40' 42" N,
134 ° 59' 15" W

Region

Juneau

Elevation

43 ft (13.11 m)

Uses

Point Bridget in Detail.

About

on E shore of Lynn Canal, at S entrance to Berners Bay, 2 mi. W of Echo Cove and 33 mi. NW of Juneau, Coast Mts.

History

Named in 1794 by Captain Vancouver (1798, atlas, pl.12), RN, probably for his mother whose name was Bridget Berners (Wagner, 1937, p.377). Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 8), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), transliterates the English name as "Bridzhyet."

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