Chadwick Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows N into Fraser River at Croydon, NW of Valemount, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°03'59''N, 119°41'44''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83E/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 May 1975 on 93H as identified in Water Rights files from December 1974 (WR 0323083, on file M.1.63).

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

Name required for water licence purposes; in the absence of any known local name, "Chadwick" was chosen by Water Rights Branch from 1962-63 Superannuants List, after Mrs. Amy G. Chadwick.

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

Headwaters at 53 02 - 119 43.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa