238 - 10th Avenue North
British Columbia Tourism Region : Kootenay Rockies
- Known originally as Seventh Siding, during the construction of the CPR'S Crowsnest line, 1897-8.
- When the CPR sought to buy land from Fred Little for a townsite here, he stipulated that the new town be named Creston after his hometown in Iowa.
- Erickson - After E.G. Erickson (1857-1927), CPR superintendent at Cranbrook from 1904 to 1908.
- 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/Creston