BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Squakum Lake
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Lake - Inland body of standing water
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Not official. Lookup the official name
Relative Location: Just SW of Harrison Bay, N side of Fraser River opposite Chilliwack, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°13'36''N, 122°00'41''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.: 92G/1
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Origin Notes and History:

"Squakum Lake (not Echo, Erricht, Errich, Squawkum, or Squacum Lake)" adopted in the 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1924. Name changed to Lake Errock 21 May 1974 on 92G/1h.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office