BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Douai 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: On BC-Alberta boundary E of head of Rice Brook, NE of Bush Arm Kinbasket Lake, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 51°58'37''N, 117°11'23''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.: 82N/14
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in 1919, as labelled on BC-Alberta boundary sheet #20 from surveys in 1918.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
After the celebrated fortified town in northern France, in commemoration of its liberation and occupation by Canadian and other Allied troops, 18 October 1918.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office