Ishiuk (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in North Slope Borough.
Sorry, no local resorces for this location!
|Feature Name:||Ishiuk (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||at Howard Pass or perhaps near Lake Etivluk, Brooks Range|
|History:||An Eskimo village visted by Lieutenant Stoney (1900, p. 39), U.S. Navy (USN), in December 1885 and reported as "Issheyuk, a village of fifteen huts, situated near the northern limit of the mountain range," Irving (1954, p. 204) mentions an area on the Nigu River presently called "Issygok," a name comparable to Stoney's "Issheyuk." See Issygok Lake.|
|Borough:||North Slope Borough|