Lady Franklin Island
|Native name: Kitigtung|
|Archipelago||Canadian Arctic Archipelago|
Lady Franklin Island (Inuktitut: Kitigtung), is an uninhabited Baffin Island offshore island located in the Canadian Arctic Archipelago in the territory of Nunavut. The island lies in Davis Strait, 25 mi (40 km) from Hall Peninsula. There are at least seven smaller, unnamed islands off its northwest shore.
The island offers an abundance of bears, caribou (tuktoo), ducks, seals, and walrus.
- "Lady Franklin Island". mapplanet.com. Retrieved 2008-09-17.
- Hall, Charles Francis (1865). Arctic researches, and life among the Esquimaux : being the narrative of an expedition in search of Sir John Franklin, in the years 1860, 1861, and 1862. New York: Harper & Brothers. p. 308. OCLC 5357849.
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