Cassiar Land District

Feature Type:Land District - A territorial division with legally defined boundaries for administrative purposes.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between BC-Alaska boundary and Peace River Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 57°30'00''N, 128°00'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104H
Related Maps:
103O 103P 104A 104B
104F 104G 104H 104I
104J 104K 104L 104M
104N 104O 104P 114O
114P 93K 93M 93N
94C 94D 94E 94F
94L 94M

Origin Notes and History:

Northwest side of the province, north of 55°. List of all 1:50,000 maps showing "Cassiar Land District" as follows: 93K/14; 93M/1-16; 93N/1-16; 94C/1-16; 94D/1-16; 94E/1-16; 94F/1-14; 94G/4,5; 94L/1-16; 94M/1-16; 103O/1,8,9,16; 103P/1-16; 104A/1-16; 104B/1,2,6-16; 104c/16; 104F/1,7-10,14-16; 104G/1-16; 104H/1-16; 104I/1-16; 104J/1-16; 104K/1-3,6-16; 104L/16; 104M/1,2,6-16; 104N/1-16; 104O/1-16; 104P/1-16; 114I/13,14; 114O/8-10,15,16; 114P/2-16.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.