Downton Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE into Chilcotin River above Punkutlaenkut Creek, NE of Anahim Lake (community), Range 3 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°36'37''N, 124°31'24''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93C/10

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 4 March 1954 on 93C as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Drains Mount Downton.

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