Frederick Arm

Feature Type:Arm - Long narrow extension of a water body.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Extends N from Cordero Channel, between Loughborough and Bute Inlets, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°28'36''N, 125°16'15''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92K/6
Related Maps: 92K/11
92K/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 September 1948 on C.3522, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart c1867.

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

This was Galiano & Valdes' "Ensenada del Estero".

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

Named c1864 by Captain Pender, RN, after Staff Commander Frederick John Owen Evans, naval hydrographer, British Admiralty.

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