Liard River

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: N side of Liard River above Trout River, just NE of Muncho Lake Provincial Park, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 59°25'00''N, 126°05'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 94M/8

Origin Notes and History:

Liard River (settlement) adopted 3 May 1951 on 94M. Form of name changed to Liard River (locality) 29 November 1984.

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