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- Glundebery Creek - Derived from the Tahltan Indian word meaning 'hungry mice.'
- Horseranch Lake - There never was a ranch here, but packers found that the area around this lake provided good winter pasturage for their animals and took to calling it 'The Horse Ranch.'
- Kedahda Lake - From the Tahltan Indian word meaning 'moose antler.'
- McDame Creek - After Harry McDame, who discovered gold on this creek in 1874. He was the longtime partner of another black West Indian, J.R. Giscome (see Giscome).
- Meek Lake - After R.J. Meek, in charge of the McDame detachment of the BC Provincial Police in the 1930s.
- He served in the RCAF and RAF in World War Il, winning the Conspicuous Gallantry Medal and the Distinguished Flying Cross.
- 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/GlundeberyCreek