Angus Horne Lake

Feature Type:Lake - Inland body of standing water.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Expansion of Angus Horne Creek, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°20'55''N, 119°48'05''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/5
Related Maps: 83D
83D/5

Origin Notes and History:

Angus Horne Lake adopted 22 February 1963 on 83D, as labelled on BC Reference Map 11 (early 1930's). Some early maps used the form "Angushorne"

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

Angus Horne was an old timer in the Blue River District (his map of the area is published in 1923 BC Mines Report, p.157; his signature appears on 14 April 1936 letter, "...Cedar Lake now named Angushorne Lake..." , file 34275-S).

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