2268 Alberni Hwy
British Columbia Tourism Region : Vancouver Island
- Named after Captain Coombs of the Salvation Army, which in 1910-11 established a settlement here for a number of working-class Englishmen and their families from Leeds, Yorkshire.
- Hilliers - Originally Hilliers Crossing, this settlement is named after Thomas Hellier (note the correct spelling), who settled here before 1912.
- With permission from G.P.V and Helen B. Akrigg 1997 British Columbia Place Names. UBC Press.
Address of this page: http://bc.ruralroutes.com/Coombs