Amphitheatre Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N of Circlet Lake on Forbidden Plateau, Strathcona Provincial Park, Comox Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°42'17''N, 125°23'22''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/11

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 December 1939 on 92 F/11, as submitted February 1935 by Clinton Wood and N.C. Stewart, BCLS (file F.2.34).

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

Presumably named by Wood and/or Stewart, as descriptive of the aspect of the surrounding terrain.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office