Englishman River Falls Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On Englishmen River, just S of Parksville, NW of Nanaimo, Nanoose Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°14'50''N, 124°21'06''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/1

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council #1682, 20 December 1940. Redescribed per OIC 1201/90. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 17-2000: Protected Areas of British Columbia Act, 29 June 2000; the whole containing 97 ha. more or less.

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