BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Cadwallader Creek
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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 NW into Hurley River at Bralorne, N of Pemberton, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°47'41''N, 122°50'09''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.: 92J/15
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92J/10
92J/15
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 10th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 20 June 1911, as identified in BC Mines Reports from 1886 onward.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
After Evan Cadwallader, a prospector here in 1865 as a member of a party of four, commissioned by Governor Seymour to investigate mining possibilities in the area. Afterwards at Moodyville.
Source: Provincial Archives of BC "Place Names File" compiled 1945-1950 by A.G. Harvey from various sources, with subsequent additions
Cadwallader Post Office was opened 1 June 1900; closed 30 August 1902; exact location not known.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office