Waddington 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: NE side Bonwick Island in the Broughton Archipelago, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°43'02''N, 126°36'55''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/10

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 4 April 1957 on C.3576 as labelled on 1919 survey plan (Field Book 1016/19 ph 78), and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. See Waddington Harbour.

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