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Chain Ponds

Category : Pond
 

This name is descriptive, as they lie in a north-west south-east direction. The local name for this feature is McKinzie or MacKenzie Lakes, apparently after Alexander McKinzie, a Hudson's Bay Company factor in charge of Fort Vermilion from 1871 to 1876.

Approximately 74 km south-west of High Level.

Location Name : Chain Ponds
National Topographic System (NTS) : 84 K/4
 
Sub Section | Section | Township | Range | Meridian
17-104-24-W5
 
Latitude (N) | Longitude (W)
58° 02' N 117° 56' W
 
The content above is directly derived from :
Place Names of Alberta - Volume IV
Northern Alberta

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