BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: McLeese Lake
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Community
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: NE end of McLeese Lake, just E of Fraser River between Williams Lake and Quesnel, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 52°25'12''N, 122°17'43''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 93B/8
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Origin Notes and History:

McLeese Lake (Post Office adopted 4 June 1959 on 93B/8. Form of name changed to McLeese Lake (community) 31 January 1983 on 93B/8.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
McLeese Lake Post Office was opened 28 July 1959, situated on Lot 313; Mrs Alice Myrtle McGaw postmistress.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office