Information About

Hood Bay (historical)

Quick Facts

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Location

57 ° 22' 57" N,
134 ° 23' 55" W

Region

Hoonah-Angoon (CA)

Elevation

125 ft (38.1 m)

Uses

Hood Bay (historical) in Detail.

About

on N shore of Hood Bay, on W coast of Admiralty I., 10 mi. SE of Angoon, Alex. Arch.

History

A post office of this name was established here in 1948. In 1950 the name was changed to "Barge," and in 1952 the Hood Bay Post Office was reestablished. The post office was finally discontinued in 1957 (Ricks, 1965, p. 27). The population was 50 in 1929, but in 1966 it was reported to have been abandoned.

Places Near Hood Bay (historical)
Areas:

Polivnoi Rocks,

Bars:

Danger Point Reef, Healy Rock, Kenasnow Rocks, Kiuchman Rock, Lone Rock, Rose Rock,

Bays:

Chaik Bay, Eliza Harbor, False Channel Bay, Favorite Bay, Hood Bay, Kanalku Bay, Killisnoo Harbor, Kootznahoo Inlet, Kootznahoo Roads, Mitchell Bay, North Arm Hood Bay, South Arm Hood Bay, Stillwater Anchorage, Whitewater Bay, Woewodski Harbor, Wolfe Cabin,

Capes:

Point Bridge, Black Point, Bluff Point, Bluff Point, Bryant Point, Cabin Point, Cedar Point, Channel Point, Club Point, Danger Point, Deepwater Point, Distant Point, East Point, Flag Point, Hemlock Point, House Point, Jaw Point, Log Point, Loon Point, North Point, Passage Point, Pillsbury Point, Pio Point, Ponte Point, Rocky Point, Rocky Point, Rocky Point, Saginaw Point, Point Samuel, Sand Point, Shelter Point, South Point, Sullivan Point, Termination Point, Turn Point, Village Point, Woody Point,

Channels:

North Passage,

Cities:

Angoon,

Cliffs:

Bold Cliff, Dead Tree Bluff,

Dams:

City of Angoon Dam,

Hills:

Kootznahoo Head,

Islands:

Admiralty Island, Deception Island, Diamond Island, Killisnoo Island, Kinchman Rock, Liesnoi Island, Long Island, North Island, Passage Island, Sand Island, South America Island, Stone Island, Table Island, Target Island, Village Rock, Woodchoppers Island,

Lakes:

Eliza Lake, Fresh Water Lake, Jims Lake, Kanalku Lake, Pybus Lake, Salt Lake,

Mountains:

Bear Pass Mountain, Botany Peak, Kanalku Mountain, Middle Mountain, Soapberry Mountain, Table Mountain, Yellow Bear Mountain,

Mountain Passes:

Hell-s Acre,

Streams:

Davis Creek, Freshwater Creek, Hasselborg Creek, Jims Creek, Lighter Creek,

Routes:

Fresh Water Thayer Trail, Kanalku Lake Trail, Mitchell Bay Trail,

Cities:

Hood Bay (historical), Killisnoo (historical), Neltushkin,

Waterfalls:

The Falls,