BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Bonaparte Plateau
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Plateau - Extensive, elevated region, with either level terrain, or nearly uniform summit levels
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N of Loon Lake, E of Clinton, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 51°09'00''N, 121°17'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92P/3
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92P
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 March 1955 on 92P as a long-established name, as labelled on BC map 1G, 1916 et seq, and as identified in 1930 & 1953 BC Gazetteers. See Bonaparte River.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office