Information About

Ship Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Ship Island on The Map

Location

55 ° 35' 56" N,
132 ° 12' 10" W

Region

Ketchikan Gateway

Uses

Ship Island in Detail.

About

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

History

Named in 1880 by Baker (1906, p. 570), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), "on account of its appearance from the south * * *."