BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Tahumming River
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE into head of Toba Inlet, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°29'34''N, 124°23'16''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.: 92K/8
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92K/10
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Origin Notes and History:

Tahumming River adopted in the 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1924; spelling confirmed 6 April 1950 on 92NW.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Headwaters at 50 41 - 124 30 on 92K/10.
Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa