Alfred Creek

Feature Type:Creek (1) - Watercourse, usually smaller than a river.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Flows SE into Skwawka River at head of Queens Reach, Jervis Inlet, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°12'55''N, 123°59'43''W at the approximate mouth of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92J/4
Related Maps: 92J/4
92K/1

Origin Notes and History:

Alfred Creek adopted 2 March 1950 on C3589, as recommended by BC Chief Geographer and as labelled on BC map 2D, 1940; not Glacier Creek as had been named on earlier maps (titles/dates not cited). Named in association with Mount Alfred.

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