The Redoubt (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Sitka Borough. The primary coordinates for The Redoubt (historical) places it within the AK 99835 ZIP Code delivery area.
|Feature Name:||The Redoubt (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||on W side of Baranof I., S of Mount Dranishnikov, between Redoubt Bay and Redoubt Lake, 4 mi. NE of Goddard, Alex. Arch.|
|History:||Previously called "Seleniye Dranishnikova" or "Dranishnikov Settlement" by Lieutenant Sarichev (1826, map 19), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), for Mount Dranishnikof. It was first reported by Captain Tebenkov (1852, map 38), Imperial Russian Navy (IRN), as "Ozerskoy Redut," meaning "redoubt lake." It is the site of an abandoned Russian fishery and flour mill (Colby, 1945, p. 175).|
NOTE: This map shows the HISTORICAL LOCATION of a feature that is no longer visible!
|Goddard, AK (4.9 miles SW)|