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Point Ellis

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 33' 46" N,
134 ° 19' 5" W

Region

Petersburg (CA)

Elevation

72 ft (21.95 m)

Uses

Point Ellis in Detail.

About

between Tebenkof Bay and Bay of Pillars, on W coast of Kuiu I., 25 mi. NE of Port Alexander, Alex. Arch.

History

Named by Captain George Vancouver, Royal Navy (RN), on August 6, 1794, "probably in honor of George Ellis, who accompanied Sir James Harris * * * on a diplomatic mission" (Wagner, 1937, p. 386).