Wallop 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 Walker and Wallop Creeks, SW of Kakwa Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°47'27''N, 120°28'34''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93H/16

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 24 February 1965 on 93H/16, as labelled on 1929 survey plan 10T264, McGregor River area, by A.J. Campbell, BCLS, and as identified in the 1953 BC Gazetteer. Origin/significance not recorded.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

"Walker Mt." identified on BC name card as old/other name for Wallop Mountain (map/document title or date not cited).

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office