BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Clowhom River
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Flows S then SW through Clowhom Lake into head of Salmon Inlet, Sechelt Inlet, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°42'36''N, 123°31'55''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92G/12
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92G/12
92G/14
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 August 1922 on BC map 2D, as labelled on BC map 20, 1912. See Clowholm Lake.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Headwaters at 49 54 - 123 29 on 92G/14.
Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa