Bones Bay

Feature Type:Bay - Water area in an indentation of the shoreline of a sea, lake, or large river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N side of West Cracoft Island, Clio Channel, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°35'10''N, 126°21'33''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/9

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 4 September 1947 on C.3584, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 581, 1867 et seq, and as labelled on BC map 2C, 1919. See Minstrel Island for name origin.

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