Actress Passage

Feature Type:Passage - Variation of Pass: Narrow stretch of water connecting two larger water bodies.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Actaeon Sound and Drury Inlet, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°56'28''N, 127°07'56''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/14

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