Duck Cove

Feature Type:Cove (2) - Water area in a small indentation of the shoreline of a sea, lake or river.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Head of Port Elizabeth, N of Village Island at entrance to Knight Inlet, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°39'42''N, 126°31'18''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 as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer, and as identified in the BC Pilot, 1935.

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