Morigeau Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE into Granite Creek, just E of Mount Findlay, SW of Invermere, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°05'39''N, 116°24'15''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82K/1

Origin Notes and History:

Morigeau Creek adopted 7 October 1954 on 82K/1 in association with Mount Morigeau; not Caribou Creek as identified by geologist J.E. Reesor, Geological Survey of Canada, as the local name. (file H.1.54).

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