BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Fang Peak
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Peak (2) - Summit of a mountain or hill, or the mountain or hill itself
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W of Klinaklini River on N side of Silverthrone Glacier, N of head of Knight Inlet, Range 2 Coast Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 51°27'52''N, 125°59'13''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.: 92N/5
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 5 Octoer 1960 on 92N, as named by Don Munday and as identified in Canadian Alpine Journal vol XXIII, 1934-35. p.17.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
Descriptive name; this is the second highest of the Claw Peaks. (Geographic file 37Q, on M.1.55)
Source: BC place name cards, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.