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Chakchak (historical)

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Location

60 ° 43' 46" N,
164 ° 23' 57" W

Region

Bethel (CA)

Elevation

23 ft (7.01 m)

Uses

Chakchak (historical) in Detail.

About

on left bank of Chakchak Creek 5.5 mi. W of Baird Inlet and 88 mi. W of Bethel, Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.

History

Eskimo name reported in 1949 by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS). The village is abandoned with "two or three graves the only sign of former habitation. It is sometimes used as a summer cmp." Reported to mean "mouth."