Faulder

Feature Type:Railway Point - A named railway siding, junction, flag stop or timing point with or without an agent.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On CPR, W of Summerland, Osoyoos Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°36'40''N, 119°46'55''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82E/12

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 October 1936 on Geological Survey sheet 420A, Kettle River.

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

October 1989 advice from CPR: track is no longer used, but is still maintained.

Source: BC place name cards, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.

"After Evelyn Robert Faulder, a Harrow man who came to Summerland in 1891 to learn ranching and later pre-empted here." (12th Report of the Okanagan Historical Society, 1948)

Source: included with note