Sikanni Chief

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 Sikanni Chief River, E. of Mason Creek, Peace River Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 57°14'00''N, 122°42'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 94G/2
Related Maps: 94G
94G/2

Origin Notes and History:

Sikanni Chief (settlement) adopted 17 January 1952 on 94G, located at 57º 15' - 122º 43'. Form of name changed to Sikanni Chief (locality) 29 November 1984. Location adjusted 26 February 1987 on 94 G/2, now located at 57º 14' - 122º 42'.

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