Barrabora (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Nome (CA) Borough.
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|Feature Name:||Barrabora (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||on left bank of Nonvalnuk River, 11 mi. SW of St. Michael, Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta.|
|History:||Eskimo village, now abandoned, mentioned in 1902 by U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). It may be an altered form of "barrabara," meaning "house." A 1950 U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) field report stated that the place is a landmark in the flat country and consists of several hulks of abandoned riverboat ruins."|
|Borough:||Nome (CA) Borough|
(9.6 miles N)
Saint Michael, AK
(11.1 miles NE)
|Pikmiktalik, AK (13.1 miles SW)|