Alice Arm

Feature Type:Locality - A named place or area, generally with a scattered population of 50 or less.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side Observatory Inlet at mouth of Kitsault River, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 55°29'00''N, 129°28'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 103P/6

Origin Notes and History:

Alice Arm (Post Office & Steamer Landing) adopted 6 December 1932 as labelled on BC map 1H, 1917; form of name changed to Alice Arm (Post Office & Landing) 15 April 1981 on 103P/6; further changed to Alice Arm (Locality) 15 December 1982 on 103 P/6.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

Alice Arm Post Office was opened 1 April 1916.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office