Herrick Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SW into McGregor River, N of Sinclair Mills (locality), NE of Prince George, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°16'11''N, 121°28'51''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93I/6
Related Maps: 93I/2
93I/3
93I/6

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 28 May 1915, applying to the north branch of the North Fork of the Fraser River.

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

Named in memory of Captain James Herrick McGregor, PLS, who fell at Ypres 25 April 1915. See McGregor River for origin information.

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