Information About

Lynn Sisters

Quick Facts

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Location

58 ° 29' 37" N,
135 ° 7' 14" W

Region

Haines

Uses

Lynn Sisters in Detail.

About

both are off W shore of Lynn Canal 5.5 mi. S of Point Whidbey and 29 mi. NW of Juneau, St. Elias Mts.

History

Named "The Sisters" in 1868 by Commander R. W. Meade, U.S. Navy (USN), and later modified to "Lynn Sisters." The present name was published by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in the 1883 Coast Pilot (p. 194).