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Vesuvius Valley

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 54' 10" N,
146 ° 34' 34" W

Region

Valdez-Cordova (CA)

Elevation

308 ft (93.88 m)

Vesuvius Valley in Detail.

About

extends N of Copper Mountain, 38 mi. NW of Cordova, Chugach Mts.

History

Local name reported by Capps and Johnson (1915, pl. 1), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). The valley derived its name from a mining claim in the area.