Brahms Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SW towards Slocan Lake, just N of Enterprise Creek, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°52'00''N, 117°25'17''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82F/14

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 20 August 1979 on 82F/NW, as identified in Water Rights file 0340999 (file S.1.59)

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

Name required for water licence purposes; in the absence of any known local name, " Brahms " chosen by Water Rights Branch from a biographical dictionary, after the German composer.

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