BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Koksilah
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StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SE of Duncan, Quamichan Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 48°46'00''N, 123°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.: 92B/13
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Origin Notes and History:

Koksilah (Station) adopted in the 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1924, in association with Koksilah River. Identified as Koksilah (Post Office) in the 1953 BC Gazetteer. Form of name changed to Koksilah (community) 14 January 1983 on 92 B/13. See Koksilah River for origin information.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office