Doran Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NW then W into Homathko River just above Mosley Creek, SW of Tatlayoko Lake, Range 2 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°19'02''N, 124°48'55''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92N/7
Related Maps: 92N/2
92N/7

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 5 October 1960 on 92N, as labelled on Reference Map 32B.

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

Named by F.W. Knewstubb, Water Rights Branch, after S. Doran, axeman on Knewstubb's water power exploration party in this area, 1928.

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

Headwaters at 51 13 - 124 36 on 92N/2.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa