BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Campania Sound
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Sound (1) - Large body of water from which two or more inlets, arms, or channels branch off
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Campania Island and Princess Royal Island, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 53°01'30''N, 129°15'10''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.: 103H/3
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 103A/14
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 April 1926 on C.324 in association with Campania Island. Confirmed 11 May 1946 on C.3724 and 1 December 1949 on C.3724.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office