Information About

Drake Island

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 39' 23" N,
136 ° 13' 40" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Elevation

594 ft (181.05 m)

Uses

Drake Island in Detail.

About

in Glacier Bay, at N end of Whidbey Passage, in Glacier Bay National Monument, 3 mi. W of Marble Mnt. and 48 mi. NW of Hoonah, St. Elias Mts. 3.2 miles long.

History

Origin of name unknown. It first appears on British Admiralty (Br. Adm.) Chart 2431, corrected in 1890.