Adolph Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE into upper North Thompson River, S of Valemount, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°29'57"N, 119°22'16"W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 83D/6
Related Maps: 83D
83D/11
83D/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 19 December 1961 on 83D/11, as labelled on BC map 3J, 1932.

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

Named in association with War Colt Group of mineral claims in this vicinity, owned by Adolph Anderson and L. Knutson of Albreda (BC Mines Report, 1923, p.A157)

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

Headwaters at 52 38 - 119 23.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa