Fontoniko Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SW into Herrick Creek, S of Monkman Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°21'47''N, 121°20'46''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93I/6
Related Maps: 93I/11
93I/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 17 December 1963 on 93I/11, as labelled on BC Lands' map 1H, 1917.

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

Identified as "Moose River" on early maps or documents (titles/dates not cited)

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