Dash Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NE into Churn Creek, W of Big Bar Creek (community), Lillooet Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°15'13''N, 122°42'18''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92O/7
Related Maps: 92O/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 February 1951 on 92 O/2, as originally submitted July 1922 by BC Geographic Division, and as labelled on Geological Survey's "Route Map of Country Between Fraser Bar Creek and Taseko" (date not cited), and as labelled on BC map 3K, 1932. Origin/significance not known.

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

Headwaters at 51 13 - 123 03 on 92 O/3.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa