1511 Sawmill Rd
British Columbia Tourism Region : Cariboo Chilcotin Coast
- North Bentinck Arm and South Bentinck Arm, leading off Burke Channel, were named by Captain Vancouver in 1793 after William Henry Cavendish Bentinck, Duke of Portland, Prime Minister of Great Britain in 1783 and again from 1807 to 1809.
- Observed one of his contemporaries: 'Without any apparent brilliancy, his understanding is sound and direct, his principles most honourable, and his intentions excellent.'
- 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/SouthBentinck