Nepean 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: N of CaamaƱo Sound, separating Banks, Pitt, Campania & Trutch Islands, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°10'35''N, 129°39'40''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103H/4

Origin Notes and History:

Decision on 103/SE. Previously approved March 7, 1933 on OBF 1420. See Nepean Rock for name origin.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa