Father and Son Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Head of Franklin River, SE of Port Alberni (city), Barclay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°06'53''N, 124°37'59''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 November 1950 on 92F - a long-established local name, and as labelled on Lands and Works Dept. "Sketch Map of China Creek Mining Camp" by E.B. MacKay, 1895. Origin/significance not recorded.

Source: BC place name cards, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.