BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Silver Snag Lake
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Lake - Inland body of standing water
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Just E of Tsable Lake, SW of Cumberland, Nelson Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°31'48''N, 125°04'58''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92F/11
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 13 August 1982 on 92F/11, as submitted by Ruth Masters, Comox District Mountaineering Club.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Descriptive: "...there has been some obstruction at the outlet that has raised the water level, killing some fairly large trees which are now silvered out and weathered...".
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office