Kazakov Ivan Filippovich
Navigator, second lieutenant, explorer of the Barents and White
Information about Kazakov is extremely scarce.
In 1807 he entered the Shturmanskoe school as a student, in
he was a navigator assistant going to the shores of England, in
participated in the inventory of the shores of the Pechora, in
- in the inventory and measurements of the White Sea and the
Murmansk coast of the Barents Sea.
In 1832, under the supervision of Lieutenant
as a navigator took part in an Arctic expedition organized with
The expedition ship "Yenisei" left Arkhangelsk, having a task
through the Matochkin Shar
Strait reach the mouth of the Yenisei.
During this transition, the vessel died under unexplained
circumstances with the whole crew off the west coast of Novaya
Zemlya in the Matochkin Shar area.
In 1834, the catcher I.Ya.
Gvozdarev and in 1835
found fragments of the Yenisei scattered in different places on the
bank of the New Earth.
Strait between the island of
Mityushev and the western coast of the northern island of New Earth.
The name was given by the commission of the Northern
Hydrographic Expedition chaired by
River in the east of the
northern island of New Earth.
The original name Pridanikha.
In 1835, it was renamed by P.K.