BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Dog Creek
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Community
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Just S of Williams Lake (city), Cariboo Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 52°06'10''N, 122°07'30''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 93B/1
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 25 January 1995 on 93 B/1, as recommended by City of Williams Lake planning department; a well-established local name that should be labelled on maps.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Caution: a much older community, also called Dog Creek, located about 30 miles south of here.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office