BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Crooked 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 N from Summit Lake into McLeod Lake, N of Prince George, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 54°50'20''N, 122°53'15''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.: 93J/15
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 93J/10
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 4 March 1947 as labelled on BC map 1G, 1916, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Headwaters at 54 19 - 122 40 on 93J/7.
Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa