BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Belmont Park
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Community
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: DND property within Colwood, W of Victoria, Esquimalt Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 48°26'10''N, 123°28'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92B/6
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92B
92B/6
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Origin Notes and History:

Belmont Park (Post Office) adopted 15 January 1958 on 92 B/6 W. Form of name changed to Belmont Park (settlement) in the 1966 BC Gazetteer; subsequently changed to Belmont Park (Community).
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Belmont Park Post Office opened 2 January 1953; amalgamated as a sub-office within Victoria Post Office 31 March 1958 [or 2 June 1958 ?]; post office closed 2 October 1967.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office