Argonaut 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: SW entrance to Hisnit Inlet, NW. side of Tlupana Inlet, Nootka Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°43'14''N, 126°29'28''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92E/9

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 10 January 1935 on C.3645, as submitted February 1934 by Hydrographic Service. (file N.2.33)

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

After the British trading vessel Argonaut, under the command of Captain James Colnett.

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