Gamsby River

Feature Type:River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SW into Kitlope River, NW of Bella Coola, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°06'08''N, 127°34'08''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93E/4
Related Maps: 93E/3

Origin Notes and History:

Gamsby Creek adopted in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Form of name changed to Gamsby River 13 March 1947 on 92SW.

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