Information About

Thoms Lake

Quick Facts

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Location

56 ° 13' 57.197" N,
132 ° 14' 41.679" W

Region

Wrangell

Length

1.5 mi (2.41 km)

Elevation

285 ft (86.87 m)

Uses

Thoms Lake in Detail.

About

on SW coast of Wrangell I., 18 mi. SSE of Wrangell, Alex. Arch.

History

Local name reported in 1900 by Lieutenant Commander J. F. Moser, U.S. Navy (USN), as "Thoms (Aw-aw)." This is probably derived from the Tlingit Indian word "ah" meaning "lake."