Wakeman 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 Wakeman Sound, Kingcome Inlet, Range 2 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°02'16''N, 126°31'05''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92M/2
Related Maps: 92M/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 April 1950 on 92/NW, as labelled on BC Lands' map 2C, 1919 et seq. Named in association with Wakeman Sound.

Source: BC place name cards, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.