BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Kitimat Mission
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Community
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Not official. Lookup the official name
Relative Location: E side of Kitimat Arm at head of Douglas Channel, just SE of Kitimat (municipality), Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 53°58'00''N, 128°39'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 103H/15
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Origin Notes and History:

Kitimat Mission (settlement) adopted 14 June 1946 on 103SE. Name changed to Kitamaat Village (community) 29 March 1976 on 103H/15, at the same location as Haisla Post Office.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office