kamla

Feature Type:Former First Nation Village - A place formerly inhabited by First Nations' people, with no current population or that is usually uninhabited.
Status:
Relative Location: On Kyimla IR 11, E side Gilford Island facing Tribune Channel, Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°44'40''N, 126°09'30''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92L/9

Origin Notes and History:

Translation: "to cut on rock". The name has also been written "Kyimla". This former village site or camp was a clam harvesting location utilized by the Kwiksootainuk and Dlidligit. Boas (1969:35) locates this site on Kumlah Island, in front of IR 11.

Source: Museum at Campbell River (spring 2001)