Turbid Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SW into Squamish River below Elaho River, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°04'16''N, 123°20'37''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92J/3

Origin Notes and History:

Turbid Creek adopted 6 September 1951 on 92J, as labelled on BC map 2D, 1949, not "Mud Creek" as had been labelled on BC Reference Map 5A and Reference map 62 (date/titles not cited).

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

"Mud Creek" duplicated elsewhere in New Westminster Land District; "Turbid" recommended instead.

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