BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Protection Island
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Island - Land area surrounded by water or marsh
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: S side of Newcastle Island in Nanaimo Harbour, Nanaimo Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°10'44''N, 123°55'12''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92G/4
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Origin Notes and History:

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