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Name Snaring
Toponymic Feature ID 0c86a643849c20c368b171d687c3caa8
Status Official
Concise Term UNP-Unincorporated place
Generic Term Locality
Location 28-47-1-W6
Province/Territory Alberta
Latitude - Longitude (DMS) 53° 4′ 30″ N, 118° 4′ 42″ W
Latitude - Longitude (decimal) 53.075, -118.0783333
NTS Map Number 083E01
Relevance at Scale 1:250 000
Decision Date 1956-08-02
Source Alberta-Ministry of Culture and Status of Women
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