Wells-Barkerville

Wells is a small mining and tourist town in the Cariboo region of . Barkerville is a ghost town located 8 kilometres east of Wells and was the main centre of Cariboo Gold Rush and was the northern terminus of the Cariboo Wagon Road.
Photo: Skookum1, Public domain.

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Village
was the main town of the Cariboo Gold Rush in , Canada, and is preserved as a historic town. is situated 6 km southeast of Wells-Barkerville. Photo: JMEG, CC BY 2.0.

Wells-Barkerville

Latitude
53.1044° or 53° 6' 16" north
Longitude
-121.5724° or 121° 34' 20.5" west
Open Location Code
945W4C3H+Q3
Population
245
Elevation
1,204 metres (3,950 feet)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 464733382
Geo­Names ID
6177949
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Also Known As

  • Cebuano: Wells
  • Chinese: 韦尔斯
  • Dutch: Wells, British Columbia
  • English: Wells, British Columbia
  • English: Wells
  • German: Wells
  • German: Wells (British Columbia)
  • Italian: Wells
  • Swedish: Wells
  • Ukrainian: Веллс (Британська Колумбія)
  • Веллс

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