Cornwall Hills 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: SW of Ashcroft, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°41'25''N, 121°27'08''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/11

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Order in Council 585, 30 April 1996, containing 1,158 ha. Conversion of OIC to Statute designation per Bill 29-1997: Park Amendment Act, 1997, 23 July 1997; the whole containing 1158 ha. more or less. Redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole now containing approximately 1,235 hectares

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