Mount Bagg

Feature Type:Mount - Variation of Mountain: Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Hellroaring Creek and Cushing Creek, N of McBride, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°38'19"N, 120°26'41"W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: WGS84
NTS Map: 93H/9

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 March 1965 on 93H, as labelled on BC Lands' map 1G, 1916, and as listed in the 1953 BC Gazetteer.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

Origin/significance not recorded; apparently also labelled on a 1915 map drawn by mountaineer Mary L. Jobe.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office