Dunster Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows NE to the Fraser River, through Dunster (community), between McBride and Valemount, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°08'00"N, 119°50'06"W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 83E/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 9 September 2019 on 83E/04 as required by water licensing. Because no traditional or local name was brought forward, Dunster Creek was chosen because the stream flows through Dunster (community) so the name seems fitting.

Source: BC place name cards & correspondence, and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.