Keywords:Chukotka, Russia, Siberia, Whalebone Alley, Yttygran Island, avenue, beach, bowhead, hillside, island, whale, whalebone
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WHALEBONE ALLEY, YTTYGRAN ISLAND
Whalebone Alley is so-named because it used to have 52 pairs of bowhead whale jawbones lining the avenue between the beach and nearby hillside. The significance is unknown and few of the jawbones remain today.