Mount Bullock

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: N side of Actaeon Sound Drury Inlet, N side Queen Charlotte Strait opposite Port Hardy (municipality), Range 1 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°57'42''N, 127°06'37''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92L/14

Origin Notes and History:

Mount Bullock adopted 2 August 1956 on C.3597 as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 581, 1867 et seq; not "Bullock Mountain" as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.

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

Labelled "Mount Patrick" on Forest Cover map R66 #2 (date not cited); significance not recorded.

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

Listed in "Burns Naval Biography", 1849.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa