Beaufort Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SE of S end of Comox Lake, Nelson Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°30'19''N, 125°02'28''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/11

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 December 1939 on 92F/11, as suggested February 1936 by BC Geographic Division - this lake is an expansion of Beafort Creek, in turn named in association with Beaufort Range.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office