Brock Island, Northwest Territories
Queen Elizabeth Islands|
Canadian Arctic Archipelago
|Area||764 km2 (295 sq mi)|
|Length||41 km (25.5 mi)|
|Width||39 km (24.2 mi)|
Brock Island is one of the uninhabited islands of the Canadian Arctic Archipelago located in the Northwest Territories, Canada. Located at 77°51'N 114°27'W, it measures 764 km2 (295 sq mi) in size and lies close to Mackenzie King Island. The first known sighting of the island by a European was by Vilhjalmur Stefansson in 1915 and it was later named for Reginald W. Brock, Dean of Applied Science at the University of British Columbia.
- Stefansson, Vilhjalmur (1922). The Friendly Arctic: The Story of Five Years in Polar Regions. New York: Macmillan.
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