Information About

Saw Point

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 9' 22" N,
134 ° 17' 5" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Elevation

46 ft (14.02 m)

Uses

Saw Point in Detail.

About

in South Passage, at mouth of Eliza Harbor, on Admiralty I., 27 mi. SE of Angoon, Alex. Arch.

History

Named in 1889 by Lieutenant Commander H. B. Mansfield, U.S. Navy (USN), and published by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in 1891 Coast Pilot (p. 142). "So named because of the sunken rocks and ledges along it (the point of land)."