Dunster

Feature type: Community
Province: British Columbia
Location: On CNR, S of junction of Fraser and Raush Rivers
Latitude: 53°07’00”
Longitude: 119°50’00”
NTS map: 83E/4
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names

Dunster was named by a railway inspector after his home village in Somerset, England. The Dunster post office opened in 1915.

References:

  • Topping, William. A checklist of British Columbia post offices. Vancouver: published by the author, 7430 Angus Drive, 1983
  • Wheeler, Marilyn. The Robson Valley Story. McBride, B.C.: Robson Valley Story Group, 1979

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