East Cracroft Island

Feature Type:Island - Land area surrounded by water or marsh.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Johnstone Strait and entrance to Knight Inlet, NW of Sayward, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°34'29''N, 126°14'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/9

Origin Notes and History:

East Cracroft Island adopted 7 April 1955 on C3567, as recommended by Hydrographic Service to distinguish the Cracroft Islands on large scale maps and charts (at low tide there is only one island.)

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