BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Dead Point
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Point - Land area jutting into a water feature; also used for a convex change in the direction of a shoreline
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N side of Harbledown Island, Beware Passage, at W end of Johnstone Strait, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°35'53''N, 126°35'02''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92L/10
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 June 1954 on C.3568, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 581, 1865 et seq, and on BC map 2C, 1919, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office