#15 - 3rd Avenue
British Columbia Tourism Region : Northern BC
- After George ('The Boer') Wallace, who filed for land near Burns Lake in 1908, his wife being the first white woman in the area. Both came from South Africa and spoke Zulu fluently.
- Taltapin Lake - From the Carrier Indian word meaning 'a cross,' such as one sees in a church or on a grave.
- 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/BurnsLake