Mount Holmes

Feature Type: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. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Just inside BC-Alberta boundary on the N side of Holmes River, E of McBride, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°21'28''N, 119°37'49''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83E/5

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 13 January 1925 on BC-Alberta boundary sheet 34, in association with Holmes River.

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