Curve Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SW into Fraser River above (SE of) McKale River, NW of McBride, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°22'18''N, 120°18'14''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93H/8

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 March 1964 on 93 H, as labelled on BC map 3H, 1919..

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

"Curve (Coyote) Creek" labelled on BC map 3H, 1915. "Curve Creek (not Coyote Creek)" identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.

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