BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Eneas Lakes
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Lakes - Inland body of standing water. Plural of Lake
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Head of Finlay Creek, W of Peachland, Osoyoos Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°45'37''N, 119°55'41''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 82E/13
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 82E/12
82E/13
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 December 1955 on 82E/NW in association with Eneas Creek, and as identified in Water Rights files (WR file 075851, date not cited).
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Drains through Finlay Creek thence into Eneas Creek. (see March 1965 plan, received February 1969, file K.1.55) See also Water Rights file 075851.)
Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.