BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Nazcha Hills
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
:
Hills - Plural of Hill
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: N of Badman Point on the Kawdy Plateau, NW of Dease Lake, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 59°09'30''N, 131°02'00''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.: 104O/3
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 21 December 1944 on 104/NE. Re-approved 17 January 1951 on 104O.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
The traditional name, meaning "where mountains form a line." Four equi-distant hills running east-west, rising prominently from the plateau floor.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office