Azure Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NE of Clearwater Lake in Wells Gray Provincial Park, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°22'16''N, 120°06'27''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93A/8
Related Maps: 83D/5
93A/8

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 September 1960 on 93A, as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer and as labelled on map 3J, 1932 et seq.

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

Labelled "Azure or Blue Lake" on 1914, -15, -17 & -21 editions of BC map 3J

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