Fin Island

Feature Type:Island - Land area surrounded by water or marsh.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Cridge and Lewis Passages off NW side of Gil Island, SW of Kitimat, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°15'51''N, 129°21'05''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103H/6
Related Maps: 103H/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 March 1933 on Geological Survey sheet 278A, Prince Rupert, as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Re-approved 14 June 1946 on 103/SE and 6 April 1950 on C3742.

Source: BC place name cards, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.