Rosebery Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NE side of Slocan Lake at mouth of Wilson Creek, N of Nelson, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°02'08''N, 117°24'15''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82K/3

Origin Notes and History:

Rosebery Park established by Order in Council 1677/59. Redescribed per OIC 1575/80. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 32 ha. more or less.

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