BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Actress Passage
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Passage - Narrow stretch of water connecting two larger water bodies
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Between Actaeon Sound and Drury Inlet, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°56'28''N, 127°07'56''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.: 92L/14
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 August 1956 on C.3597, as labelled on BC map 2C, 1919 and listed in 1930 BC Gazetteer. Origin/significance not known.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
"Snake Pass" identified on BC name card as old/other name for Actress Passage.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office