Atlatzi River

Feature Type:River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SW into lower Kingcome River, Range 2 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°00'55''N, 126°07'08''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92M/1
Related Maps: 92M/1
92N/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 April 1950 on 92/NW, as listed in 1930 BC Gazetteer and as labelled on BC map 2C, 1948.

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

Had been labelled "Back River" on 1919 edition of BC map 2C; labelled "At lat zee" on BC Reference map # 3 (date not cited).

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

Headwaters at 51 03 - 125 52 on 92N/4.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa