Moberly River

Feature Type:River - Watercourse of variable size, which has tributaries and flows into a body of water or a larger watercourse.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows E into Peace River, SW of Fort St. John, Peace River Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 56°11'59''N, 120°55'36''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 94A/2
Related Maps: 92O/16
93O/10
93O/9
93P/13
94A/2
94A/3
94A/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 10th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 30 June 1911.

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

Named after Henry J. Moberly, chief factor Hudson's Bay Company, in charge of Jasper House, 1859.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa