Fitzwilliam Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows W into Rockingham Creek, just SE of Yellowhead Lake in Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°50'31''N, 118°29'15''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/16

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 February 1951 on 83D/16, as labelled on BC-Alberta Boundary sheet #29, 1925, in association with Mt. Fitzwilliam, in turn named in 1863.

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