Pritchard 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: 2 sites along N bank of South Thompson River, between Chase and Monte Creek, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°41'03''N, 119°50'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82L/12

Origin Notes and History:

Established per Bill 29: Park Amendment Act 1997, 23 July 1997, containing 60 ha. more or less. Boundary redescribed per Bill 50-2004: Parks and Protected Areas Statutes Amendment Act, 17 May 2004; the whole now containing approximately 43 hectares.

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