Bell II

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: On Stewart-Cassiar Hwy, S side of Bell-Irving River, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 56°44'40''N, 129°47'40''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 104A/12

Origin Notes and History:

"Bell II (not Bell Two, nor Bell 2)" adopted 2 November 1990 on 104A/12, as a well-established local name.

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

So-named because the Stewart-Cassiar Highway's second crossing of the Bell-Irving River is located here. 1990 population approximately 20 (winter); 50 (summer).

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