BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Allison Harbour
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Feature Types.
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Harbour (1) - Sheltered water in a shoreline indentation, suitable for mooring or anchoring vessels
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Extending N from Queen Charlotte Strait, SE of Bramham Island, Range 2 Coast Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 51°03'05''N, 127°30'36''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.: 92M/4
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92M/3
92M/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 (?) August 1922 by Geographic Board of Canada.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Named after Mr. Allison, manager of logging operations for the Smith-Dollar Lumber Company, circa 1922.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
False Bay and False Schooner Passage are both identified on BC name card as old names for Allison Harbour.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office