Okeover Inlet

Feature Type:Inlet (3) - Elongated body of water extending from a sea or lake.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S end of Malaspina Inlet, NW of Powell River (city), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°00'14''N, 124°42'40''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92K/2
Related Maps: 92F/15
92K/2

Origin Notes and History:

Okeover Arm adopted in the 1930 BC Gazetteer, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 580, 1862 et seq, and on BC map 2D, 1912. Form of name changed to Okeover Inlet 27 April 1945 on C.3591, as recommended by the Hydrographic Service.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office