Baker Creek

British Columbia. Creek: Columbia River drainage
Flows SW into Canoe Reach
52.2833 N 118.55 W — Map 83D/7 — GoogleGeoHack
Earliest known reference to this name is 1896
Name officially adopted in 1935
Official in BCCanada
James Baker

James Baker
Wikipedia

Named after Colonel James Baker, Provincial Secretary and Minister of Mines for British Columbia from 1892 to1898.

Adopted 5 March 1935 on Jasper Park south map. First labelled on a map published in 1896 (title not cited in BC files) (information provided by H. Nation, 1934).

Baker Creek is also the local name of Holliday Creek in the Fraser watershed.

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