Birkenhead River

The Birkenhead River, formerly known as the Portage River, the Pole River and the Mosquito River, is a major tributary of the , which via and the is one of the major tributaries of the lower .

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is a small, mostly First Nations, community in , 164 kilometres north of and 40 kilometres north-east of along Highway 99. is situated 8 km west of Birkenhead River.

Birkenhead River

50.3164° or 50° 18' 59.1" north
-122.6027° or 122° 36' 9.7" west
753 metres (2470 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Birkenhead River
  • German: Birkenhead River
  • Irish: Abhainn Birkenhead
  • Sindhi: برڪنھيڊ درياھ
  • Spanish: Birkenhead
  • Swedish: Birkenhead River
  • Urdu: برکنہیڈ دریا
  • Welsh: Afon Birkenhead

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