Bonaparte Plateau

Feature Type:Plateau - Extensive, elevated region, with either level terrain, or nearly uniform summit levels.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N of Loon Lake, E of Clinton, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°09'00''N, 121°17'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92P/3
Related Maps: 92P

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 March 1955 on 92P as a long-established name, as labelled on BC map 1G, 1916 et seq, and as identified in 1930 & 1953 BC Gazetteers. See Bonaparte River.

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