Don Peninsula

Feature Type:Peninsula - Elongated projection of land into a body of water.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Extends SW between Mathieson and Spiller Channels, Milbanke Sound, just NW of Bella Bella, Range 3 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°30'00''N, 128°10'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103A/8
Related Maps: 103A/8

Origin Notes and History:

Don Peninsula adopted 5 May 1925 on C.320, as recommended by Hydrographic Service; not "Don Island" as labeled on British Admiralty Chart 1923B, 1874 et seq - this feature is a peninsula. Origin/significance not recorded.

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