At Kolymsk, on the Kolyma river, the authorities require every man to catch one-tenth more than enough for his own use.
The name as given in that locality was more like Killamoo than Kolyma.
At present there is no communication whatsoever between the Tchuktchis and the Kolyma, as we had already found to our cost.
On the summit is a wooden cross marking the boundary between the Kolyma and Verkhoyansk districts.
Eastward they are found on the Kolyma, and westward as far as the Yenisey.
Then the Russian drivers, secretly backed by Mikouline, threatened almost daily to desert us and return to the Kolyma.
Several attempts were also made to navigate the sea from the Lena to the Kolyma.
Laptev now turned and sought for winter quarters on the Kolyma.
Our guide's sled continually left us far behind, for the Tchuktchi's nartas are far superior to those made on the Kolyma.
In the season of 1740 he continued his voyage to beyond the Kolyma, wintering at Nizhni Kolymsk.