Comox-Strathcona Regional District

Feature Type:Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district.
Relative Location: Surrounding Bute Inlet and S & W to W side of Vancouver Island
Latitude-Longitude: 50°20'00''N, 125°20'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92K/6
Related Maps:
92E/10 92E/11 92E/12 92E/14
92E/15 92E/7 92E/9 92J/13
92K/10 92K/11 92K/12 92K/14
92K/15 92K/16 92K/2 92K/3
92K/4 92K/5 92K/6 92K/7
92K/8 92K/9 92L/1 92L/2
92L/3 92L/4 92L/7 92N/1
92N/10 92N/11 92N/2 92N/3
92N/6 92N/7 92N/8

Origin Notes and History:

Comox-Strathcona Regional District incorporated by letters patent 19 August 1965; name confirmed 4 April 1974 on MCR-5, sheet 3. Comox-Strathcona Regional District dissolved and restructured by Order in Council 1 February 2008, effective 15 February 2008, the area now divided into the Comox Valley Regional District and the Strathcona Regional District, to correspond to the geographic and economic communities in this region.

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