BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Regional District of Alberni-Clayoquot
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SW side of Vancouver Island
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°15'00''N, 125°20'00''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.: 92F/3
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.:
92C/10 92C/11 92C/13 92C/14
92C/15 92E/1 92E/10 92E/7
92E/8 92E/9 92F/11 92F/12
92F/2 92F/3 92F/4 92F/5
92F/6 92F/7
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Origin Notes and History:

Incorporated as Regional District of Alberni-Clayoquot 21 April 1966; name confirmed 4 April 1974 on MCR-5, sheet 3. Link to the regional district's own internet site 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