Information About

West Island

Quick Facts

Open in The Map West Island on The Map

Location

56 ° 10' 16" N,
132 ° 59' 48" W

Region

Wrangell

Elevation

318 ft (96.93 m)

Uses

West Island in Detail.

About

one of Kashevarof Is., in Kashevarof Passage, off N coast of Prince of Wales I., Alex. Arch.

History

Descriptive name given in 1886 by Lieutenant Commander A. S. Snow, U.S. Navy (USN), because it is the westernmost of central group of Kashevarof Islands.