BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Manning Park
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Community
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: At junction of Little Muddy Creek and Similkameen River, toward W side Manning Provincial Park, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°04'00''N, 120°47'00''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.: 92H/2
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Origin Notes and History:

Manning Park (Post Office) adopted 2 July 1953 on 92H. Manning Park (post office) confirmed 5 November 1953 on 92H/SE, NOT Pinewoods (settlement) nor Pine Woods (settlement). Form of name changed to Manning Park (community) 30 June 1982 on 92H/2.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Manning Park Post Office opened here 2 July 1953l; relocated 1 April 1977 to the community of Eastgate.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office