BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Mount Lytton
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Feature Types.
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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. [if "Mount" precedes the name, usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: SE of Lytton, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°09'54''N, 121°26'17''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD83
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 92I/3
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Origin Notes and History:

Lytton Mountains adopted in the 1930 BC Gazetteer, as labelled on Geological Survey sheet 557, Kamloops, 1895, and on Dominion Sectional sheet 61, Lytton, 1907, etc. Form of name changed to Mount Lytton 2 March 1950 on 92I.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Lytton Mining Company in this area.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office