Button Bay


Button Bay

:"See also Button Bay (Canada) for the inlet of Hudson Bay."

Button Bay, previously known as Button Mould Bay or Buttonmold Bay, is an area of shallow water on the east shore of Lake Champlain, north of Arnold Bay. It is situated between the Green Mountains of Vermont and the Adirondack Mountains in New York.

The Bay's name is from the clay concretions found on its shores which looked like the moulds used in button making.

Button Bay State Park has been a state park since 1964.


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Button Island (Massachusetts) — Button Island is an island in the Hingham Bay area of the Boston Harbor Islands National Recreation Area. The island has a permanent size of under convert|1|acre|m2|sing=on, plus an intertidal zone of a further convert|116|acre|km2, and is… …   Wikipedia

  • Button, Sir Thomas — ▪ British navigator and naval officer died April 1634       English navigator and naval officer and an early explorer of Canada.       The son of Miles Button of Worleton in Glamorganshire, Wales, Button saw his first naval service in 1588 or… …   Universalium

  • Button Islands — Infobox Islands name = Button Islands image caption = image size = locator map custom = native name = native name link = Inuktikut nickname = location = Northern Canada coordinates = coord|60|38|4|N|64|42|25|W|display=inline,title archipelago =… …   Wikipedia

  • Button Blanket — es. [ [http://www.shannonthunderbird.com/Pacific%20Northwest%20Coast.htm The Tsimshian ] ] The blankets were originally acquired from the Hudsons Bay Company traders during the mid 19th century [ [http://www.ammsa.com/achieve/AA99 D.Grant.html… …   Wikipedia

  • Churchill River (Hudson Bay) — Churchill River Einzugsgebiet des Churchill Fluss DatenVorlage:Infobox Fluss/GKZ fehlt Lage …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Jemmy Button — Two views of Jemmy Button from FitzRoy s Narrative (1839). Orundellico, known as Jeremy Button or Jemmy Button , (c. 1815 – 1864) was a native Fuegian of the Yaghan (or Yamana) people from islands around Tierra del Fuego, in modern Chile and… …   Wikipedia

  • Hudson-Bay — Die Hudson Bay (franz.: Baie d Hudson; Inuktitut: Kangiqsualuk Ilua, deutsch auch: Hudsonbai oder Hudson Bucht) ist ein über 1,23 Millionen km² großes Binnenmeer im nordöstlichen Teil Kanadas. An der über die Hudson Straße mit dem Atlantik… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Campbell Bay National Park — Parc national de Campbell Bay Parc national de Campbell Bay Catégorie II de la CMAP (Parc national) Emplacement Îles Nicobar, Inde Superficie 426 km2 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Parc national de campbell bay — Catégorie II de la CMAP (Parc national) Emplacement Îles Nicobar, Inde Superficie 426 km2 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Parc national de Campbell Bay — Catégorie UICN II (parc national) Identifiant 62686 Pays  Inde …   Wikipédia en Français