Information About

Whiting Point

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 1' 6" N,
133 ° 38' 31" W

Region

Juneau

Elevation

52 ft (15.85 m)

Uses

Whiting Point in Detail.

About

on Whiting River, 3 mi. NE of Port Snettisham and 35 mi. SE of Juneau, Coast Range

History

Named in 1888 by Lieutenant Commander C. M. Thomas, U.S. Navy (USN), for Assistant- Surgeon Robert Whiting, U.S. Navy (USN), a member of his party.