Beaver Pass

Feature Type:Pass (2) - Low opening in a mountain range or hills, offering a route from one side to the other.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S of Tregillus Creek, W of Wells, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°07'00''N, 121°54'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93H/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 24 March 1936 on Geological Survey sheet 335A, Willow River, as labelled on Amos Bowman's map of the Cariboo Mining District, 1885, and on BC map 1G, 1916, and on BC map 3G, 1919 & 1935, and as listed in 1930 BC Gazetteer (file W.1.35).

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