Bamberton Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SW side of Saanich Inlet, opposite Brentwood Bay, Malahat Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 48°36'24''N, 123°31'41''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92B/12

Origin Notes and History:

Established per OIC 744, 28 March 1960, containing 68.94 acres more or less; name confirmed 27 March 1979 on 92 B/12. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 50/2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 27 hectares.

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