BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Nation Lakes
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
:
Lakes - Inland body of standing water. Plural of Lake
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: 4 lakes, expansions of Nation River W of Mackenzie, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 55°11'25''N, 125°01'50''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.: 93N/3
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 93N/2
93N/3
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 June 1950 on 93N, as labelled on BC map 1H, 1917 et seq, in association with Nation River. Four lakes: Tsayta, Indata, Tchentlo & Chuchi.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office