Information About

Peratrovich Island

Quick Facts

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Location

55 ° 34' 44" N,
133 ° 6' 36" W

Region

Prince of Wales-Hyder (CA)

Elevation

184 ft (56.08 m)

Uses

Peratrovich Island in Detail.

About

In Klawak Inlet, off the W shore of Prince of Wales Island, NE of Wadleigh Island and 6 mi N of Craig, Alex. Arch.

History

Named in 1929 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) for "Robert Peratovich, merchant and influential citizen of Klawock." This island was reported in 1929 by Captain Patton, U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS), to be known locally as "Graveyard Island."

Places Near Peratrovich Island
Areas:

Witness Rocks,

Archipelagos:

Alberto Islands, Gaohi Islands, Ham Islands, Prince of Wales Archipelago,

Bars:

Alberto Reef, Balandra Shoal, Ballena Island Shoal, Fern Reef, Fish Egg Reef, Klawock Reef, Parida Island Reef, San Christoval Rock,

Bays:

Port Bagial, Port Caldera, Port Saint Nicholas, Crab Bay, Doyle Bay, Kaguk Cove, Klawock Inlet, Nundei Cove, San Alberto Bay, Shelter Cove, Shinaku Inlet, Trocadero Bay,

Capes:

Point Miliflores, Point Miraballes, Point Polocano, Point Swift, Point Batan, Point Cuerbo, Point Eugenia, Point Ildefonso, Point Iphigenia, Point Lomas, Agueda Point, Ahtun Point, Canoe Point, Cape Cambon, Cape Empinado, Cape Suspiro, Cemetery Point, Diamond Point, Entrance Point, Fern Point, Guktu Point, Kauda Point, Perlas Point, Punta de los Almos, Punta De los Islotillos, Punta Maria Antonia, Punta Noriega, Punta Palmito, Tranquil Point,

Channels:

Cruz Pass, North Entrance, South Entrance, Tonowek Narrows, Ursua Channel,

Cities:

Craig, Klawock,

Dams:

Craig Water Supply Dam, Klawock Dam,

Islands:

Abbess Island, Balandra Island, Ballena Islands, Canas Island, Catalina Island, Chapin Island, Clam Island, Cole Island, Coronados Islands, Craig Island, Cruz Islands, Culebrina Island, Dasani Islands, Fish Egg Island, Hermanos Islands, Klawock Island, Ladrones Islands, Madre de Dios Island, Parida Island, Peratrovich Island, Piedras Island, Point Swift Rock, Point Swift Rock, Prince of Wales Island, Rancheria Island, Rosary Island, San Juan Bautista Island, San Juanito Island, Shaft Rock, Sombrero Island, Suhti Island, Toti Island, Trim Island, Tuft Rock, Unlucky Island, Wadleigh Island, Wadleigh Rock, The Witnesses,

Lakes:

Big Salt Lake, Black Lake, Klawock Lake, Lake Saint Nicholas,

Mountains:

Bautista Peak, Kogish Mountain, Staney Cone, Sunny Hay Mountain, Twin Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

Canoe Pass,

Rivers:

Klawock River,

Streams:

Crab Creek, Halfmile Creek, Shaheen Creek, Shinaku Creek, Threemile Creek,

Routes:

Canoe Point Trail,

Waterfalls:

Silver Salmon Falls,