Apsigiyu

Feature Type:Former First Nation Village - A place formerly inhabited by First Nations' people, with no current population or that is usually uninhabited.
Status:
Relative Location: Head of Shoal Harbour, NW side Gilford Island, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°44'00''N, 126°29'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92L/9

Origin Notes and History:

Translation: "otherside forehead". The name has also been written apsagiyu and Apsagayu. This former village site was a clam & salmon harvesting location, and a timber harvesting site utilized by the Kwiksootainuk and the Mamalilikulla.

Source: Museum at Campbell River (spring 2001)