BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Cantilever Range
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: W side of Fraser River, just SW of Lytton, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°11'00''N, 121°42'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92I/4
Related MapClick here for an explanation of Related Maps.: 92I
92I/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Cantilever Mountains adopted in the 1930 BC Gazetteer, as labelled on Dominion Sectional sheet 61, Lytton, 1913. Form of name changed to Cantilever Range 2 March 1950 on 92I.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office