Craibenn Creek

Feature type: Creek (1)
Province: British Columbia
Location: On CNR at Lamming Mills
Latitude: 53°20’35”
Longitude: 120°14’15”
NTS map: 93H/8
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names

In the 1920s, to accommodate J. Bennett’s pole-cutting operation, the Cariboo siding was moved to Mile 7, west of McBride. The station was renamed after Bennett and D. A. Craig, the section foreman. In 1928, Craibenn had four settlers and a government ferry.

References:

  • Wheeler, Marilyn. The Robson Valley Story. McBride, B.C.: Robson Valley Story Group, 1979

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