Information About

Point Madan

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 22' 44" N,
132 ° 9' 47" W

Region

Wrangell

Elevation

69 ft (21.03 m)

Uses

Point Madan in Detail.

About

W entrance to Madan Bay, N of Wrangell I., 11 mi. SE of Wrangell, Coast Mts.

History

Named on August 27, 1793, by Captain George Vancouver, Royal Navy (RN), possibly after Bishop Spencer Madan (Wagner, 1937, p. 395).