BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Thompson Glacier
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
:
Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: Headwaters of North Thompson River, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 52°41'00''N, 119°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.: 83D/12
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 23 May 1962 on 83D, as labelled on BC map 3J, 1932, in association with the North Thompson River.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Adopted 23 May 1962 on 83D, as labelled on BC map 3J, 1932, in association with the North Thompson River.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office