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Misery Island

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 45' 4" N,
132 ° 16' 38" W

Region

Wrangell

Elevation

23 ft (7.01 m)

Uses

Misery Island in Detail.

About

in Clarence Strait, W of Lemesurier Point, on SW coast of Cleveland Peninsula, Alex. Arch.

History

Local name reported in 1904 by H. C. Fassett, U.S. Bureau of Fisheries (USBF). This name is derived from the French name "Lemesurier" and has been "folk etymologized" to its present form.