Tiekel (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Valdez-Cordova (CA) Borough. The primary coordinates for Tiekel (historical) places it within the 99686 ZIP Code delivery area.
Sorry, no local resorces for this location!
|Feature Name:||Tiekel (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||between Tiekel River and Richardson Highway, 2.3 mi. NE of Mount Tiekel and 35 mi. NE of Valdez, Chugach Mts.|
|History:||In June, 1899 John F. Rice (in U.S. Congress, 1900, p. 780) wrote, "After several miles of travel we passed what was known as Tiekell City, it having been destroyed by fire some few years before our arrival." A roadhouse was established later, which was reported in 1908 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) (Moffit and Maddren, 1909, pl. 1).|
|Borough:||Valdez-Cordova (CA) Borough|
NOTE: This map shows the HISTORICAL LOCATION of a feature that is no longer visible!
|Ptarmigan, AK (14.1 miles SW)|