Petroglyph Park

Feature Type:Provincial Park - Legally defined land area, under provincial jurisdiction, for camping, outdoor recreation, and preservation of wildlife.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Within Nanaimo toward S end, near mouth of Chase River, Nanaimo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°08'28''N, 123°55'37''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92G/4

Origin Notes and History:

Established by Order in Council 1957, 24 August 1948. 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 1.554 ha. more or less. Boundar redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole containing approximately 1.8 hectares

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