Silver River

Feature Type:Locality - A named place or area, generally with a scattered population of 50 or less.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side of Harrison Lake at mouth of Big Silver Creek, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°34'39''N, 121°49'09''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92H/12

Origin Notes and History:

Silver River (locality) adopted 10 February 1975 on 92H/12, as identified in Department of Public Works application for water rights (WR file 0258197, c1965)

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