BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Azure Lake
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Lake - Inland body of standing water
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: NE of Clearwater Lake in Wells Gray Provincial Park, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 52°22'16''N, 120°06'27''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 93A/8
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 83D/5
93A/8
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 September 1960 on 93A, as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer and as labelled on map 3J, 1932 et seq.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Labelled "Azure or Blue Lake" on 1914, -15, -17 & -21 editions of BC map 3J
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office