Tuksuk (historical) is a populated place feature (populated place) in Nome (CA) Borough.
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|Feature Name:||Tuksuk (historical)|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Feature Type:||Populated Place|
|Description:||on Seward Peninsula at mouth of Tuksuk Channel, 10 mi. E of Teller, Seward Peninsula High|
|History:||Former Eskimo village or camp reported in 1827 as "Tokshook" by Captain Beechey (1831, p. 541).|
|Borough:||Nome (CA) Borough|
(9.3 miles WNW)
Brevig Mission, AK
(14.5 miles WNW)
|Sullivan Camp, AK (12.5 miles SSW)|