Ahta Valley

Feature Type:Valley (1) - Long relatively narrow depression, commonly containing a river or other water feature.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between head of Bond Sound and head of Kingcome Inlet, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°53'05''N, 126°10'55''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/16

Origin Notes and History:

Ahta Valley adopted 2 July 1959 on C3525.

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

Spelled "Ah-ta Valley" on British Admiralty Chart #A581, 1865. Spelled "Ahta Valley" on July 1896 survey plans of Lots 117-129, and Lots 132-138 (FB 98/97, ph5).

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