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Welcome to Fort Saint James ...

A typical abbreviation for Fort Saint James: Ft. St. James

While we don't have a date for the establishment of Fort Saint James, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated December 19, 1952.

Fort Saint James is 2,270 feet [692 m] above sea level.<1> In other words, the elevation of Fort Saint James is about ½ mile above sea level.

Time Zone: Fort Saint James lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: PST- Heure Normale du Pacifique (HNP), PDT- Heure Avancée du Pacifique (HAP).

Area codes for Fort Saint James: (250) and (778)<2>

The Canadian Postal Code for Fort Saint James: V0J<3>

Communities near Fort Saint James ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Fort Saint James.

  • Pinchi
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinchi
    • Pinchi lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Fort Saint James
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pinchi came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinchi
  • Pinchi Lake
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Pinchi Lake
    • Pinchi Lake lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Fort Saint James
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pinchi Lake
  • Sunnyside
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sunnyside
    • Sunnyside lies 24 miles [38.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Fort Saint James
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sunnyside
  • Tachie
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tachie
    • Tachie lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the northwest of Fort Saint James
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tachie came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tachie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tachie<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Prairiedale
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prairiedale
      • Prairiedale lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the south of Fort Saint James
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prairiedale
    • Engen
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Engen
      • Engen lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the south of Fort Saint James
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Engen came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Engen
    • Fort Fraser
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Fraser
      • Fort Fraser lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Fort Saint James
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Fraser
    • Vanderhoof
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vanderhoof
      • Vanderhoof lies 30 miles [48.3 km]<4> to the south of Fort Saint James
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vanderhoof came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vanderhoof
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vanderhoof<6>
    • Fraser Lake
    • Endako
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Endako
      • Endako lies 39 miles [62.8 km]<4> to the southwest of Fort Saint James
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Endako came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Endako
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Endako<6>

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fort Saint James ...

Looking for more information about Fort Saint James? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Fort Saint James, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Fort Saint James.

Adding Fort Saint James to Our Gazetteer ...

As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.

Our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Fort Saint James was on a map titled Road Map for British Columbia (from Shell Oil, 1956).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Fort Saint James on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Fort Saint James. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Province of British Columbia: https://www.gov.bc.ca/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fort Saint James - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>Area code (778) is an overlay for area code (250).
<3>The Canadian Postal Code consists of 6 characters, where the first three characters are the 'Forward Sortation Area (FSA)', with the last three characters being the 'Local Delivery Unit (LDU)'. The Canadian Postal Codes were created as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. So keep in mind that any given Postal Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Fort Saint James). The boundaries of the Postal Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other Postal Codes. When looking for a Postal Code, whether Fort Saint James or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the Canada Post / Postes Canada.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fort Saint James) to Point B.If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Fort Saint James. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fort Saint JamesOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fort Saint James. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 54.4333, Longitude: -124.2500    
<5>If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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