ARCTIC CANADA, VOLUME II, FOURTH EDITION, 1985


Chapter III — Delete paragraph 14

Replace by: 14       Port Bowen (73°13'N, 88°58'W), where Parry wintered with Fury and Hecla in 1824-25, has steep shores rising to over 213 m except where a few streams have built deltas. Stoney Island (not shown on the chart) lies midway along the north side of the port.
14.1       Caution. — Port Bowen is reported to be generally deep but a 2.1 m shoal lies close off the south entrance point. A shoal with drying rocks joins Stoney Island to the north shore and a shoal area extends about 91 m off the SE point of the island.

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