Wallop Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE into Forgetmenot Creek, N of McBride, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°43'03"N, 120°25'12"W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 93H/9
Related Maps: 93H/16
93H/9

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 24 February 1965 on 93H/16 as identified in the 1953 BC Gazetteer; a well-established local name. Origin/significance not known.

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

Headwaters at 53 47 - 120 28 on 93H/16.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa