Fillongley 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: E side Denman Island facing Strait of Georgia, SE of Courtenay, Nanaimo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°32'38''N, 124°45'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/10

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 123, 19 January 1954. Redescribed per OIC 1201/90. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 23 ha. more or less.

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

This property donated by George Beadnell for parkland, with the request that it be named after his home in England.

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