Ashlu Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE into Squamish River, SW of Garibaldi, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°53'49''N, 123°18'08''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92G/14
Related Maps: 92G/14

Origin Notes and History:

Ashlu Creek adopted 1 August 1922 on BC map 2D, Powell Lake, not "Ashloo Creek" as spelled on BC map 2B, 1914. Origin/significance not known.

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

Headwaters at 50 05 - 123 37 on 92J/4.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa