BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Mess Creek Escarpment
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Escarpment - Long laterally-continuous, steep slope, often cliff-like
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side of Mess Creek below Mess Lake, SE of Telegraph Creek (community), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 57°34'36''N, 130°47'58''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.: 104G/10
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 January 1980 on 104G, as submitted by Geological Survey of Canada in association with Mess Creek.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office