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Name Creston
Toponymic Feature ID 0cfacfaf849c20c38c304841451efd41
Status Official
Concise Term TOWN-Town
Generic Term Town
Location Kootenay Land District
Province/Territory British Columbia
Latitude - Longitude (DMS) 49° 5′ 51″ N, 116° 30′ 47″ W
Latitude - Longitude (decimal) 49.0975, -116.513056
NTS Map Number 082F01
Relevance at Scale 1:7 500 000
Decision Date 1966-01-01
Source British Columbia-Tourism, Arts, Culture and Sport
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