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West Vancouver, BC (Nearby: Horseshoe Bay, Eagle Harbour, Gleneagles, Whytecliff, Caulfeild)

  • Hood Point
  • Horseshoe Bay
  • Queen Charlotte Channel

6655 Royal Ave
West Vancouver, British Columbia
V7W 2B8


British Columbia Tourism Region : Vancouver, Coast, & Mountains

Description From Owner:
  • Hood Point - After Sir Alexander Hood (1727-1814), Admiral of the Blue, second in command to Lord Howe at the latter's victory over the French in 1794, in the battle known as 'The Glorious First of June.'
  • Later Hood rose to the dignity of Viscount Bridport.
  • Horseshoe Bay - So named because of its shape.
  • Queen Charlotte Channel - After HMS Queen Charlotte, Lord Howe's flagship when he won his great victory 'The Glorious First of June' in 1794.
  • With permission from G.P.V and Helen B. Akrigg 1997 British Columbia Place Names. UBC Press.


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