Meehan (historical) in Fairbanks North Star Borough AK


Meehan (historical), Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska

Meehan (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Fairbanks North Star Borough. The primary coordinates for Meehan (historical) places it within the AK 99712 ZIP Code delivery area.

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Feature Name: Meehan (historical)
Category: Alaska physical, cultural and historic features
Feature Type: Populated Place
Class: Populated Place
Description: 4.3 km (3 mi) NW of Fairbanks Camp Creek, 0.8 km (0.5 mi) W of Alder Creek Camp on the N bank of Fairbanks Creek between Crane Creek and Alder Creek, 35.4 km (22 mi) NE of Fairbanks, Yukon-Tanana High.
History: Name published in 1907 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) as Mehan, an abandoned gold dredging camp. The settlement began about 1905 (Kitchner, 1954, p. 297) and was named by prospectors for an early miner, Pat Meehan. A post office was established here in 1906 and maintained until 1942 (Ricks, 1965, p. 41).
Borough: Fairbanks North Star Borough
Latitude: 65.0744476318
Longitude: -147.212783813

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