Alison Sound

Feature Type:Sound (2) - Arm of the sea or a lake; inlet.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Extends N and NE from Belize Inlet, E of Cape Caution, Range 2 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°10'10''N, 127°02'20''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92M/3
Related Maps: 92M/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 April 1950 on 92/NW, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart A1917, 1865 et seq, and on BC map 2C, 1919 et seq. No connection with Allison Harbour nearby to the southwest.

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