Asseek 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 N into head of South Bentinck Arm, Range 2 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°57'44''N, 126°40'42''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92M/15

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 April 1955 on 92M, as listed in the 1930 & 1953 BC Gazetteers, and labelled on BC Reference Map 82 (date not cited). An established local name; origin/significance not known.

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

Had been labelled "Talolail River" on Geological Survey sheet 92A, Coast & Islands Between Queen Charlotte Sound & Burke Channel, 1913.

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