Bradley Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows S into West Arm of Kootenay Lake, at Longbeach NE of Nelson, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°36'42"N, 117°04'46"W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 82F/11

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 21 February 1966 on 82 F/11, as identified in Water Rights records since at least WW I. (WR file 0242130, file S.1.59)

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

A well-established local name, referring to William Bradley, who pre-empted L6872 through which this creek flows, in 1902. (Lot 6872 surveyed in June 1907, Field Book 535/07 ph 107).

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