BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Chilko River
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NE into Chilcotin River, W of Alexis Creek (community), Cariboo Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 52°05'42''N, 123°27'43''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 93B/3
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92N/16
92N/9
92O/13
93B/3
93B/4
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