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Root River

Feature
Polygon
Name Root River
Toponymic Feature ID 0cb0c072849c20c3f6686fab7b07dcdd
Key FCMBP
Status Official
Concise Term RIV-River
Generic Term River
Location Kenora
Province/Territory Ontario
Latitude - Longitude (DMS) 50° 40′ 7″ N, 91° 41′ 55″ W
Latitude - Longitude (decimal) 50.668521, -91.698686
NTS Map Number 052J12
Relevance at Scale 1:250 000
Decision Date 1939-12-12
Source Ontario-Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry
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