Bay Point

Feature Type:Point - Land area jutting into a water feature; also used for a convex change in direction of a shoreline.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Right bank of Nass River mouth, just NW of Gingolx (formerly Kincolith), N of Prince Rupert, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 55°00'16''N, 129°59'47''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103P/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 18 December 1968 on C.3790, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 2190, published in 1872 from surveys of 1868.

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