BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Mount Tabor
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Mount - Variation of Mountain: Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks. [if "Mount" precedes the name, usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: E of Tabor Lake, E of Prince George, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 53°54'49''N, 122°27'07''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.: 93G/16
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Origin Notes and History:

Mount Tabor adopted 29 May 1981, not "Tabor Mountain" as identified in Forest Service records in 1940. Tabor is the name of the triangulation station established here, in turn named in association with Tabor Lake.
Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.