BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Petlushkwohap Mountain
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Mountain - Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Between heads of Kent and Earl Creeks toward E end of Stein Valley Nlaka'pamux Heritage Park, W of Lytton, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°13'19''N, 121°52'01''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/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Petlushkwohap Mountain adopted 17 January 1958 on 92I/SW, as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Spelled "Pe-tloosh'-kwo-hap Mtn" on Geological Survey sheet 557, Kamloops, 1895, by G.M. Dawson.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office