Clemina

Feature Type:Railway Point - A named railway siding, junction, flag stop or timing point with or without an agent.
Status:
Relative Location: On CNR S of Albreda, S of Valemount, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°35'00''N, 119°06'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 83D/11

Origin Notes and History:

Clemina (Station) adopted 19 December 1961 on 83D/11, as labelled on BC map 3J, 1917, and on 1950 edition of 83/SW. Rescinded 15 December 1989.

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

Clemina: 143-car siding (CN WTT 36, October 1968); replaced by railway points Clemina East and Clemina West (CN TT 9, October 1988).

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

Clemina was the given name of the construction engineer's wife.

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