Feature Type:Former First Nation Village - A place formerly inhabited by First Nations' people, with no current population or that is usually uninhabited.
Relative Location: S side Turnour Island at head of Turnour Bay, just E of Karlukwees, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°35'30''N, 126°27'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92L/9

Origin Notes and History:

Translation: not provided. This name has also been written adap!a. This was a village utilized by the Walas Kwakiutl and the Komkiutis.

Source: Museum at Campbell River (spring 2001)

Published references to this site (including maps): Boas, Franz, "Geographical Names of the Kwakiutl Indians" Columbia University Contributions to Anthropology 20, New York, 1934 (14/79); and Galois, Robert, "Kwakwaka'wakw Settlements, 1775 - 1920: A geographical analysis and Gazeteer" UBC Press, Vancouver, 1994 (Wa 1, Km 1).

Source: Museum at Campbell River (spring 2001)