BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Fort Stager
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Fort - Fortified structure built to protect a strategic site
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Not official.
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 55°21'00''N, 127°41'00''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.: 93M/5
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Origin Notes and History:

Named after General Anson Stager under whom Bulkley had served in the United States Military Telegraphs. See p.p.27, 209 of B.C. Historical Quarterly Vol.10, 1946 - on file 93M/5 - 1930 edition of B.c. Gazetteer lists Fort Stager... See Kispiox.
Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa