BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Vesuvius Bay
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Bay - Water area in an indentation of the shoreline of a sea, lake, or large river
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W. side of Saltspring Island, N. of Booth Bay, Cowichan Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 48°52'54''N, 123°34'29''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.: 92B/13
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