BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Blue River
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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 SE into Dease River, SW of Lower Post, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 59°41'38''N, 128°57'58''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.: 104P/10
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 104O/8
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 1st Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 1898. Re-approved 21 December 1944 on 104/NE, 6 June 1950 on 104P, and 17 January 1951 on 104O. Descriptive.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office