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Eska

Quick Facts

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Location

61 ° 44' 16" N,
148 ° 54' 31" W

Region

Matanuska-Susitna

Elevation

935 ft (284.99 m)

Uses

Eska in Detail.

About

population 53, on Eska Creek, 12 mi. NE of Palmer, Cook Inlet Low.

History

Name of a mining community and railroad station on a branch of The Alaska Railroad. A post office was established here in 1917, discontinued in 1922, but reinstated in 1943 (Ricks, 1965, p. 19).