Cranberry Junction

Feature Type:Community - An unincorporated populated place, generally with a population of 50 or more, and having a recognized central area that might contain a post office, store and/or community hall, etc, intended for the use of the general public in the region.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S side Cranberry River, at junction of Hwy 37 and Nisga'a Hwy, NW of Smithers, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 55°34'00''N, 128°36'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 103P/10

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 29 November 1979 on 103 P/10 - the local name for this growing locale at the junction of the Nisga'a and Dease Lake highways.

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