Allan Creek

British Columbia. Creek: North Thompson River drainage
Flows E into Albreda River, N of junction w North Thompson River
52°31’00” N 119°07’00” W — Map 83D/11 — GoogleGeoHack
Earliest known reference to this name is 1919 (on BC map 3).
Name officially adopted in 1961. Official in BCCanada

Origin/significance not known. Possibly refers to surveyor Hugh Drummond Allan (1887–1917), who worked in the Canoe River area in 1913.

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