Information About

Saxman

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 19' 6" N,
131 ° 35' 45" W

Region

Ketchikan Gateway

Elevation

62 ft (18.9 m)

Saxman in Detail.

About

population 153, on S coast of Revillagigedo I. 2.5 mi. SE of Ketchikan, Alex. Arch.

History

Tlingit Indian village founded in 1894; named for Samuel Saxman, school teacher. The population was 154 in 1910; 103 in 1920; 112 in 1930; 111 in 1939 ; and 167 in 1950. The Saxman post office operated from 1897 to 1900. (Ricks, 1965, p. 56).

Places Near Saxman
Areas:

Cutter Rocks, Point McCartey, Upper Nickeyville,

Archipelagos:

Blank Islands,

Bars:

Bailey Rock, Bolles Ledge, California Rock, Fillmore Rock, Idaho Rock, Kelp Rocks, Lewis Reef, Lively Rock, Martin Rock, Mastic Rock, Morse Rock, Ohio Rock, Pennock Reef, Phocena Rocks, Pond Reef, Potter Rock, Rosa Reef, Spire Island Reef, Walden Rocks,

Bays:

Port Chester, Annette Bay, Bald Headed Cove, Black Sand Cove, Blank Inlet, Bostwick Inlet, California Cove, Clam Cove, Coon Cove, Dall Bay, Gem Cove, George Inlet, Hassler Harbor, Hemlock Bay, Herring Bay, Knudson Cove, Leask Cove, Mud Bay, Nadzaheen Cove, Nehenta Bay, Phocana Bay, Phocena Bay, Radenbough Cove, Refuge Cove, Seal Cove, Sylburn Harbor, Totem Bight, Tsa Cove, Ward Cove, Whisky Cove,

Beaches:

Black Sand Beach,

Capes:

Angle Point, Bar Point, Bat Point, Blank Point, Bostwick Point, Brunn Point, California Head, Carroll Point, Charcoal Point, Copper Point, Dall Head, Driest Point, Gravina Point, Green Point, Harbor Point, Inlet Point, Lewis Point, Mountain Point, Peninsula Point, Pilot Point, Potter Point, Race Point, Reef Point, Rock Point, Rock Point, Village Point, Walden Point,

Channels:

Clover Passage, Nichols Passage, Tongass Narrow, Tongass Narrows, Tongass Narrows,

Cities:

Ketchikan, Metlakatla, Saxman,

Dams:

Carlanna Lake Dam, Chester Lake Dam, Ketchikan Debris Control Dam, Ketchikan Diversion Dam, Ketchikan Lakes Dam, Lake Connell Dam, Lower Silvis Lake Dam, North Fawn Lake Dam, Purple Lake Dam, Saxman Dam, Saxman Lower Reservoir Dam, South Fawn Lake Dam, Upper Silvis Lake Dam, Whitman Lake Dam,

Fictional Places:

Elmo,

Hills:

Brush Hill, Cove Mountain, Judy Hill, Level Mountain, Trout Hill, Yellow Hill,

Islands:

Betton Island, Bold Island, Bronaugh Islands, Bull Island, Channel Island, Clover Island, Coon Island, Cynthia Island, Danger Island, East Clump, East Island, Granite Island, Gravina Island, Gravina Islands, Gull Island, Hemlock Island, Hub Rock, Hump Island, Joe Island, Murdo Island, Pennock Island, Pow Island, Round Island, Scrub Island, Seal Cove Rocks, Spire Island, Warburton Island,

Lakes:

Blue Lake, Bostwick Lake, Buckhorn Lake, Carlanna Lake, Cascade Lakes, Chester Lake, Connell Lake, Downdraft Lake, Edgecombe Lake, Lake Emery Tobin, Fawn Lake, Granite Basin, Harriet Hunt Lake, Hassler Lake, Helen Todd Lake, Hussler Lake, Leask Lake, Lower and Upper Ketchikan Lakes, Lower Ketchikan Lake, Lower Silvis Lake, Mahoney Lake, Melanson Lake, Lake Perseverance, Salt Lagoon, Scout Lake, Skaters Lake, Talbot Lake, Trap Lake, Trout Lake, Upper Ketchikan Lake, Upper Mahoney Lake, Upper Silvis Lake, Upper Wolf Lake, Ward Lake, Whitman Lake,

Mountains:

Achilles Mountain, Anvil Mountain, Bingo Mountain, Black Mountain, Blunt Mountain, Brown Mountain, Buck Mountain, Bush Mountain, Chapin Peak, Chenango Mountain, Cone Mountain, Curve Mountain, Deer Mountain, Deer Mountains, Diana Mountain, Doe Mountain, Dubuque Mountain, Dude Mountain, Fawn Mountain, Fish Mountain, Flat Mountain, High Mountain, House Mountain, Irvin Thompson Mountain, Janesville Mountain, John Mountain, Juno Mountain, Leadville Mountain, Mahoney Mountain, Middle Mountain, Minerva Mountain, Narrows Mountain, Nipple Mountain, Northbird, Nubbins Mountain, Plain Mountain, Pop Mountain, Punch Hill, The Puppets, Purple Mountain, Red Mountain, Round Mountain, Roy Jones Mountain, Signal Mountain, Spine Mountain, Spot Mountain, Sullivan Mountain, Thornton Mountain, Tired Mountain, Twin Peaks, Ward Mountain,

Parks:

Black Sands Beach State Marine Park, Dall Bay State Marine Park, Totem Bight State Historical Park,

Mountain Ranges:

California Ridge,

Ridges:

Dall Ridge, Slide Ridge,

Rivers:

White River,

Streams:

Beaver Falls Creek, Bostwick Creek, Carlanna Creek, First Waterfall Creek, Government Creek, Hoadley Creek, Ketchikan Creek, Leask Creek, Lunch Creek, Perseverance Creek, Second Waterfall Creek, Signal Creek, Trollers Creek, Walsh Creek, Ward Creek, Whipple Creek, Whitman Creek,

Routes:

Carlanna Lake Trail, Connell Lake Trail, Deer Mountain National Recreation Trail, Dude Mountain Trail, Mahoney Mountain Spur, Minerva Mountain Trail, Perseverance Trail, Silvis Lakes Trail, Silvis Lakes Traverse, Ward Lake Trail,

Cities:

Beaver Falls, Carlanna, Clover Pass, Dairy, Herring Cove, Mountain Point, Mud Bay, Peninsula Point, Pennock Island, Refuge Cove, Shoreline Drive, Ward Cove,

Waterfalls:

Beaver Falls,