Bounding Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NW into Goat River, W side Fraser River NW of McBride, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°28'10''N, 120°39'18''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93H/7

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 March 1965 on 93H.

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

Notation on BC name card indicates that "Boulder Creek" was submitted as a descriptive name for this feature by R.W. Haggen in February 1925 (original correspondence not located). Presumably not adopted at the time because of duplicates, or the small size of the feature.

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