BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Fernwood
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StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NE end of Saltspring Island, Saltspring Island Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 48°54'50''N, 123°32'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92B/13
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Origin Notes and History:

Fernwood (Community) adopted 2 January 1987 on 92B/13, as labelled on Geological Survey map 41A, Duncan, 1915.
Source: BC place name cards, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.