Thompson-Nicola Regional District

Feature Type:Regional District - A division of the province incorporated as a regional district.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Wells Gray area S to Merritt, W to Gang Ranch
Latitude-Longitude: 51°00'00''N, 120°30'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92P/1
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Origin Notes and History:

Incorporated as Thompson-Nicola Regional District 24 November 1967; name confirmed 4 April 1974 on MCR-5, sheet 3. Link to the regional district's own internet site through http://www.civicnet.gov.bc.ca/

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