BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Alfred 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 Skwawka River at head of Queens Reach, Jervis Inlet, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°12'55''N, 123°59'43''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.: 92J/4
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92J/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Alfred Creek adopted 2 March 1950 on C3589, as recommended by BC Chief Geographer and as labelled on BC map 2D, 1940; not Glacier Creek as had been named on earlier maps (titles/dates not cited). Named in association with Mount Alfred.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office