James Bay

Feature Type:Community - An unincorporated populated place, generally with a population of 50 or more, and having a recognized central area that might contain a post office, store and/or community hall, etc, intended for the use of the general public in the region.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: In City of Victoria, Victoria Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°25'00''N, 123°23'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92B/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 11 March 1985 on 92 B/6 - a long established community name.

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