Columbia-Shuswap Regional District

Feature Type:Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N and W from Salmon Arm to BC-Alberta boundary
Latitude-Longitude: 51°24'59"N, 117°40'04"W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 82N/5
Related Maps:
82K/11 82K/12 82K/13 82K/14
82K/15 82K/16 82L/10 82L/11
82L/12 82L/13 82L/14 82L/15
82L/16 82L/5 82L/6 82M/1
82M/10 82M/15 82M/16 82M/2
82M/3 82M/6 82M/7 82M/8
82M/9 82N/1 82N/10 82N/11
82N/12 82N/13 82N/14 82N/15
82N/2 82N/3 82N/4 82N/5
82N/6 82N/7 82N/8 82N/9
83C/3 83C/4 83C/5 83D/1
83D/2 83D/8

Origin Notes and History:

Incorporated as Columbia-Shuswap Regional District 30 November 1965; name confirmed 4 April 1974 on MCR 5, Sheet 3.
Link to the regional district's own internet site through

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