Churn Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NE into Fraser River, just S of Gang Ranch, Lillooet Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°31'07''N, 122°16'58''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92O/9
Related Maps: 92O/2

Origin Notes and History:

Labelled "Churn (St. Mary's) Creek" on BC map 1G, 1916. "Churn Creek (not St. Mary's)" identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Churn Creek adopted 28 April 1936 on BC map 3G.

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

Headwaters at 51 07 - 122 37 on 92O/2.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa