BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Angus Horne 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: Expansion of Angus Horne Creek, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 52°20'55''N, 119°48'05''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.: 83D/5
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 83D
83D/5
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Origin Notes and History:

Angus Horne Lake adopted 22 February 1963 on 83D, as labelled on BC Reference Map 11 (early 1930's). Some early maps used the form "Angushorne"
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Angus Horne was an old timer in the Blue River District (his map of the area is published in 1923 BC Mines Report, p.157; his signature appears on 14 April 1936 letter, "...Cedar Lake now named Angushorne Lake..." , file 34275-S).
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office