|Yun Hadet'ai||ᘐᐣ ᐸᑓᗧᐉ||jʌn hadetʼai||N||Goat Island|
The island in the Fraser River near the Highway 16 bridge. Also known as Railway Island due to the presence in 1912-1914 of a construction camp for the Grand Trunk Pacific Railway Bridge.
Etymology: ‟land that sinks” because it is from time to time completely submerged when the river is high.
Latitude: 53° 54' 44'' N Longitude: 122° 43' 13'' W
See also: Nooyaz
Related Words: Places
|External links:||The History of Goat Island [vido: 2:34]|