Origin Notes and History:
Adopted 15 April 1946 on C.3433, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 1922, 1868. See Burnaby Lake.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Named in 1859 by Captain Richards.
Source: Walbran, John T; British Columbia Coast Names, 1592-1906: their origin and history; Ottawa, 1909 (republished for the Vancouver Public Library by J.J. Douglas Ltd, Vancouver, 1971)