BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Yalakom 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 Bridge River, N. of Seton Lake, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°51'48''N, 122°10'20''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.: 92J/16
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92J/16
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Origin Notes and History:

Yalakon River adopted in the 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, not "North Fork of Bridge River" as identified on earlier maps (titles/dates not cited).
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office