BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Mount Burnaby
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: NE side of City of Burnaby, E of Vancouver, New Westminster Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°16'46''N, 122°54'30''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.: 92G/7
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Origin Notes and History:

"Mount Burnaby (not Burnaby Mountain)" adopted 6 February 1948 on C.3434. See Burnaby Lake.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office