Walker Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SW into Torpy River, N side of Fraser River just NE of Dome Creek (community), Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°47'35"N, 120°54'08"W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 93H/15
Related Maps: 93H/10
93H/15

Origin Notes and History:

Walker Creek (not "East Fork of Torpy River)" identified in the 1930 and 1953 BC Gazetteers. Walker Creek confirmed 18 February 1965 on 93H/15.

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