Campania Sound

Feature Type:Sound (1) - Large body of water from which two or more inlets, arms or channels branch off.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Campania Island and Princess Royal Island, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°01'30''N, 129°15'10''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103H/3
Related Maps: 103A/14
103H/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 April 1926 on C.324 in association with Campania Island. Confirmed 11 May 1946 on C.3724 and 1 December 1949 on C.3724.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office