Cleave 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: SE side of Tribune Channel, just E of Gilford Island, Broughton Archipelago, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°44'35''N, 126°07'28''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/9

Origin Notes and History:

Cleave Point adopted 6 January 1949 (Ottawa file OBF 2552); not Wedge Point as labelled on BC map 2C, 1919 & 1948.

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