Evans Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Just N of junction of Cheakamus and Squamish Rivers, N side Squamish District Municipality, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°48'42''N, 123°10'26''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92G/14

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 May 1951 on 92G, as identified on 1914 survey plan (Field Book 1828/14 ph 28), and as labelled on BC map 2D "Powell Lake" 1923. Also Evans Creek. Origin/significance not known.

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