Bishop Cove

Feature Type:Cove (2) - Water area in a small indentation of the shoreline of a sea, lake or river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side of Boxer Reach, Ursula Channel, S of Kitimat, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°29'18"N, 128°58'01"W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 103H/7

Origin Notes and History:

Bishop Cove adopted in the 2nd Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 30 June 1900; had been labelled Bishop's Cove on British Admiralty Chart 1923A, 1867. Origin/significance not known.

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