Chilanco Forks

Feature Type:Former Post Office - Post Office now closed or renamed.
Status: Lookup the official name
Relative Location: N side Chilanko River, just NE of Tatla Lake, Range 3 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°07'00''N, 124°04'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93C/1

Origin Notes and History:

Chilanco Forks Post Office was opened 1 September 1907, situated on L 258, R3; closed 31 July 1918. Note that settlement name was (and still is) spelled Chilanko Forks.

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