Petlushkwohap Mountain

Feature Type:Mountain - Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
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-Longitude: 50°13'19''N, 121°52'01''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/4

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