Information About

Doran Strait

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 4' 34" N,
148 ° 11' 20" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Uses

Doran Strait in Detail.

About

at mouth of Harriman Fiord, 57 mi. SE of Anchorage, Chugach Mts. 1.2 miles wide.

History

Named in 1899 by members of the Harriman Alaska Expedition for Captain Peter Doran of their steamer Steamship (SS) George W. Elder.