BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Cottonwood 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 S into Dease River, between N end Dease Lake and McDame Creek, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 59°04'38''N, 129°41'48''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.: 104P/4
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 104O/1
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 1st Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 1898.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Headwaters at 59 26 - 130 18.
Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa