Information About

Mekoryuk

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 23' 17" N,
166 ° 11' 6" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Elevation

7 ft (2.13 m)

Uses

Mekoryuk in Detail.

About

On the N shore of Nunivak Island at mouth of Shoal Bay, 4 mi S of Cape Etolin.

History

Eskimo village shown on a 1937 manuscript map of Nunivak Island. U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) reported a summer camp here in 1874, and it may be the same place shown on ear ly maps as "Koot."