BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Alexander Falls
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Falls - Plural of Fall
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: On Madeley Creek just above junction with Callaghan Creek, just NW of Whistler, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°08'06''N, 123°07'42''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92J/3
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 25 June 1975 on 92 J/SE and 92 J/SW, as labelled on BC Lands map of Garibaldi Park, 1970. An established local name. Confirmed 31 May 1982 on 92J/3 with a change of description. Origin/significance not known.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office