Cassin

Feature Type:Community - An unincorporated populated place, generally with a population of 50 or more, and having a recognized central area that might contain a post office, store and/or community hall, etc, intended for the use of the general public in the region.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NW side of Coquitlam, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°16'35''N, 122°49'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92G/7

Origin Notes and History:

Cassin (Station) adopted 15 September 1966 on 92G/SE. Identified as a community or urban community on 92G/7, 1981 et seq.

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

Identified as Pipe Line (station) in CP timetables to April 1963; called Cassin (station) in subsequent CP timetables, located 3 miles east of Port Moody (station).

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