Elbow Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Expansion of South Atnarko River, S end of Tweedsmuir Provincial Park, Range 3 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°04'55''N, 125°41'49''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93C/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 27 January 1976 on 93C as an established local name.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.

So-named by Ralph Edwards, Lonesome Lake - descriptive of its shape.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.