Lemmens Inlet

Feature Type:Inlet (3) - Elongated body of water extending from a sea or lake.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Meares Island, just N of Tofino, Clayoquot Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°11'30''N, 125°52'16''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/4

Origin Notes and History:

Disappointment Inlet identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Name changed to Lemmens Inlet 6 November 1934 on C.348, as recommended by Hydrographic Service.

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

Re-named by H.D. Parizeau, Hydrographic Service, after the Reverend John Nicholas Lemmens.

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