Botanie Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows S into Thompson River near its junction with Fraser River, at Lytton, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°15'10''N, 121°33'26''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/5

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 October 1936 on Geological Survey sheet 408A, Ashcroft, as labelled on Geological Survey sheet 557, Kamloops, 1895, and on Dominion sectional sheet 61, Lytton, 1907, and on BC map 2B, 1914. See Botanie Mountain for name origin.

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