King Creek

British Columbia. creek: Fraser River drainage
Local name of Nevin Creek
53.1947 N 119.9783 W GoogleGeoHack
Earliest known reference to this name is 1909 (Washburn)
Not currently an official name.

“King Creek” was known to Stanley Washburn [1878–1950] in 1909, among those with names “given by the trappers.” A 1915 map shows “Nevin (King) Creek.”


  • Washburn, Stanley [1878–1950]. Trails, Trappers and Tenderfeet in the New Empire of Western Canada. New York and London: Henry Holt, Andrew Melrose, 1912. Hathi Trust
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