Finnie Bay

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Finnie Bay
Location Foxe Basin
Coordinates 65°13′N 77°29′W / 65.21°N 77.49°W / 65.21; -77.49 (Finnie Bay)Coordinates: 65°13′N 77°29′W / 65.21°N 77.49°W / 65.21; -77.49 (Finnie Bay)
Basin countries Canada
Settlements Uninhabited

Finnie Bay is an arm of the Foxe Basin in the Qikiqtaaluk Region of Nunavut, Canada. It is located on the northeastern Foxe Peninsula, in western Baffin Island. The area between Finnie Bay and the closest community, Cape Dorset, situated 124 km (77 mi) to the south,[1] is hilly.[2] Nuwata, a former settlement, is situated 11 km (6.8 mi) to the west.


  1. ^ "Finnie Bay". travelingluck: Retrieved 2009-09-29. 
  2. ^ Bird, John Brian (1967). The physiography of arctic Canada: with special reference to the area south of Parry Channel. Rand Corporation. Johns Hopkins Press. p. 132.