Garibaldi

Feature Type:Locality - A named place or area, generally with a scattered population of 50 or less.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BCR at S end of Daisy Lake, S of Whistler, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°58'00''N, 123°09'00''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92G/14

Origin Notes and History:

Daisy Lake (Post Office, Station, Settlement) identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer, as labelled on BC map 2D, 1923. Name changed to Garibaldi (Locality) 8 September 1932 on Ottawa file OBF 1259. Confirmed 3 May 1951 on 92 G. Form of name changed to Garibaldi (community) 15 April 1982 on 92 G/14. Form of name changed to Garibaldi (locality) 29 April 1983 on 92 G/14.

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

Daisy Lake Post Office was opened 1 May 1916; name changed to Garibaldi Post Office 1 July 1932.

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