Lynn Canal
geographical name narrow inlet of the Pacific 80 miles (129 kilometers) long SE Alaska extending N from Juneau

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  • Lynn Canal — Lynn Canal, tiefer, 110 km langer Fjord an der Nordwestküste Nordamerikas, im nordamerikanischen Territorium Alaska, unter 135° östl. L. und zwischen 58 und 59° nördl. Br. Er endigt in drei Buchten, Chilkat Inlet, Chilkoot Inlet und Taiya Inlet,… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Lynn Canal — The Lynn Canal is an inlet (not an artificial canal) into the mainland of southeast Alaska.The Lynn Canal runs about 90 miles (145 kilometers) from the inlets of the Chilkat River south to Chatham Strait and Stephens Passage. At over 2,000 feet… …   Wikipedia

  • Lynn Canal — 58.616666666667 135.075 Koordinaten: 58° 37′ 0″ N, 135° 4′ 30″ W …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Lynn Canal — Sp Lino fjòrdas Ap Lynn Canal L ŠR Ramiajame vand., JAV (Aliaska) …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Lynn Canal — Deep fjord, southeastern Alaska, U.S. An important gateway to the Klondike region, it is 80 mi (129 km) long and 6 mi (10 km) wide. The northernmost fjord to penetrate the Coast Mountains, it was named in 1794 by Capt. George Vancouver for his… …   Universalium

  • Lynn Canal Highway — The Lynn Canal Highway, or Juneau Access Road, is a proposed road between Skagway and City and Borough of Juneau, the capital of the U.S. state of Alaska.Despite local divisiveness over the issue of improving access to and from Alaska s capital… …   Wikipedia

  • Lynn — steht für: Lynn River King s Lynn, Stadt in Großbritannien Lynn Canal, Bucht in Alaska Lynn University Lynn ist der Name folgender Orte in den Vereinigten Staaten: Lynn (Alabama) Lynn (Arkansas) Lynn (Colorado) Lynn (Georgia) Lynn (Indiana) Lynn… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Canal — Ca*nal , n. [F. canal, from L. canalis canal, channel; prob. from a root signifying to cut ; cf. D. kanaal, fr. the French. Cf. {Channel}, {Kennel} gutter.] [1913 Webster] 1. An artificial channel filled with water and designed for navigation, or …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Canal boat — Canal Ca*nal , n. [F. canal, from L. canalis canal, channel; prob. from a root signifying to cut ; cf. D. kanaal, fr. the French. Cf. {Channel}, {Kennel} gutter.] [1913 Webster] 1. An artificial channel filled with water and designed for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Canal lock — Canal Ca*nal , n. [F. canal, from L. canalis canal, channel; prob. from a root signifying to cut ; cf. D. kanaal, fr. the French. Cf. {Channel}, {Kennel} gutter.] [1913 Webster] 1. An artificial channel filled with water and designed for… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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