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AvastMH

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Re: Alaskan Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #195 on: June 26, 2017, 12:48:18 pm »
Whaler log:

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United States US ? Alaska AK ? North Slope Borough 185
69.7725, -141.64722

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Re: Alaskan Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #196 on: July 22, 2017, 09:37:42 pm »
From the William Baylies 1900A log book and William Baylies 1901 log book:

 Diomede  is called Diemeads or Dimeads, or Dymeads. The logs do not specify the difference between Big and Little Diomede. I suspect that the sea might have been iced up between them.

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Re: Alaskan Place Names -- Discussion
« Reply #197 on: August 10, 2017, 10:33:35 pm »
From William Baylies 1899

July 24 (and following days)
Sea Horse Is. [Seahorse Islands]
70.888333, -158.7075

August 7
Martin Point
70.1208 -143.2589