Darlington Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W of Little Nitinat River, S of Mount Grey, Barclay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°57'54''N, 124°43'03''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92C/15

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 January 1979, as labelled on BC map 2A, 1913 et seq, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Origin/significance not known.

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

This lake is not compiled on Department of Mines map, Cowichan, 1911. Adjacent Francis Lake was named after Francis Arthur Robertson, who, with unnamed associates, owned the timber in this vicinity.

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