Boya Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W side of Dease River, NE of Cassiar (abandoned locality), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 59°22'55''N, 129°05'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104P/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 March 1961 on 104P.

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

Named by Harper Reed, after an Indian in the area.

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

Local name, after an Indian named Charlie Boya.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa