North Barrière Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Expansion of Barrière River, E side North Thompson River N of Kamloops, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°20'08''N, 119°50'21''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82M/5

Origin Notes and History:

North Barrière Lake adopted 27 July 1966 on 82/NW; not "North Barriere Lake" (without the grave accent) as labelled on earlier maps.

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

[note: the various ...Barrière... features are presented without the grave accent on BC Lands' map 3J, 1914 et seq, and in the 1930 & 1953 BC Gazetteers.]

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