BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Lemmens Inlet
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Inlet (3) - Elongated body of water extending from a sea or lake
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Meares Island, just N of Tofino, Clayoquot Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°11'30''N, 125°52'16''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.: 92F/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Disappointment Inlet identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Name changed to Lemmens Inlet 6 November 1934 on C.348, as recommended by Hydrographic Service.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Re-named by H.D. Parizeau, Hydrographic Service, after the Reverend John Nicholas Lemmens.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office