Dead 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: N side of Harbledown Island, Beware Passage, at W end of Johnstone Strait, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°35'53''N, 126°35'02''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/10

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