Bamber Point

Feature Type:Point - Land area jutting into a water feature; also used for a convex change in direction of a shoreline.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W side of Viscount Island, junction of Tribune Channel and Knight Inlet, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°41'43''N, 126°14'02''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/9

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 July 1959 on C.3525, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 581, 1867 et seq.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

Presumably named in 1864 by Captain Pender, RN. Significance not known.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office