BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: From Dease Lake S to Klemtu, except Prince Rupert area
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 55°20'00''N, 129°00'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 103P/7
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.:
103A/10 103A/11 103A/13 103A/14
103A/15 103A/16 103A/6 103A/7
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103G/7 103H/1 103H/10 103H/11
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103O/1 103O/16 103O/9 103P/1
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104A/14 104A/15 104A/16 104A/2
104A/3 104A/4 104A/5 104A/6
104A/7 104A/8 104A/9 104B/1
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104G/8 104G/9 104H/11 104H/12
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104H/4 104H/5 104H/6 104I/11
104I/12 104I/13 104I/14 104I/3
104I/4 104I/5 104I/6 104J/1
104J/10 104J/15 104J/16 104J/2
104J/7 104J/8 104J/9 93D/12
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93E/6 93L/12 93L/13 93L/14
93L/4 93L/5 93L/6 93M/11
93M/12 93M/2 93M/3 93M/4
93M/5 93M/6 93M/7 94D/12
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Origin Notes and History:

Incorporated as Regional District of Kitimat-Stikine 14 September 1967; name confirmed 4 April 1974 on MCR-5, sheet 3. The portion of Kitimat-Stikine Regional District surrounding Banks and Pitt Islands was transferred to Skeena-Queen Charlotte Regional District effective 19 August 1993 per Letters Patent. Boundary extended per Order in Council 433, 21 June 2007, effective 1 December 2007, to include the area surrounding Dease Lake. Link to the regional district's own website through http://www.civicnet.gov.bc.ca/
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office