Serb Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows N into Zymoetz River just below McDonell Lake, W of Smithers, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°47'08''N, 127°38'54''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93L/13
Related Maps: 93L/12
93L/13

Origin Notes and History:

Named in 1915 by BC Representative to Geographic Board of Canada, and labelled on BC map 3C, 1919. Re-approved 6 October 1936 on Geological Survey sheet 368A, Smithers. Headwaters in the vicinity of 54 39 - 127 46 30 on 93L/12

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

"....after [our] gallant allies." (1915 handwritten notation appended to the 1909 BC Gazetteer).

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