BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Kanaka Creek
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Flows SW then W through Maple Ridge (municipality) into Fraser River, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°12'02''N, 122°35'09''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92G/2
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92G/1
92G/2
92G/8
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 11 February 1936 on 92G/2, as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office