Information About

Faust Island

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 48' 25" N,
134 ° 3' 36" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Elevation

46 ft (14.02 m)

Uses

Faust Island in Detail.

About

in Seymour Canal, 28 mi. NE of Angoon, on E coast of Admiralty I., Alex. Arch.

History

Named in 1890 by Lieutenant Commander H. B. Mansfield, U.S. Navy (USN), for Ensign W. G. Faust, U.S. Navy (USN), a member of his party. The name was published in 1892 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) on Chart 8300.