Baronet 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 W end of West Cracoft Island and Harbledown Island, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°33'01''N, 126°35'18''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/10

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 4 September 1947 on C.3584, as labelled on British Admiralty Charts 581, published in 1867 from surveys of 1860-65, and as labelled on BC map 2C, 1919 et seq, and as listed in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.

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

Kwak'wala name for this body of water is Dàmliwas

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