Kow-e-rok (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Nome (CA) Borough. The primary coordinates for Kow-e-rok (historical) places it within the 99778 ZIP Code delivery area.
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|Feature Name:||Kow-e-rok (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||on NE side of Grantley Harbor, about 2 mi. N of Imuruk Basin and 9 mi. E of Teller, Seward Peninsula High.|
|History:||Site of an Eskimo village reported in 1827 by Captain Beechey (1831, map facing p. 328), Royal Navy (RN). This may have been the village subsequently known as "Kaviak."|
|Borough:||Nome (CA) Borough|
(8.9 miles W)
Brevig Mission, AK
(13.7 miles WNW)
|Sullivan Camp, AK (13.9 miles SSW)|