Tuya River

Feature Type:River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows S. into Stikine River, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 58°02'26''N, 130°51'04''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104J/2
Related Maps: 104J

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1924, as labelled on BC map 1H, 1917. Reapproved 17 January 1951 on 104 O. See Tuya Lake.

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

Headwaters at 59 14 - 130 32.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa