Bastille Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NW into McGregor River, NE of Wallop Mountain, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°51'07"N, 120°25'17"W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 93H/16

Origin Notes and History:

Bastille Creek adopted 1 December 1925 on BC-Alberta boundary sheet 38, in association with Bastille Mountain at its head, not Black Bear Creek as labelled on BC map 3H, 1915 & 1919.

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