BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Ashlu Creek
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE into Squamish River, SW of Garibaldi, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°53'49''N, 123°18'08''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92G/14
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92G/14
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Origin Notes and History:

Ashlu Creek adopted 1 August 1922 on BC map 2D, Powell Lake, not "Ashloo Creek" as spelled on BC map 2B, 1914. Origin/significance not known.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Headwaters at 50 05 - 123 37 on 92J/4.
Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa