BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Pekw'Xe:yles
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Indian Reserve-Réserve indienne
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Pronounced: pek way lis
Relative Location: N bank of Fraser River between Lower Hatzic Slough and D'Herbomez Creek in Mission (municipality), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°08'29''N, 122°16'20''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92G/1
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Origin Notes and History:

INAC # 09657. Pekw'Xe:Yles Indian Reserve was established 30 June 2005 by Order in Council PC 2005-1327. There are 21 bands on this reserve.
Source: Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada records & website: “First Nation Profiles”