Llewellyn Glacier

Feature Type:Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S. end of Atlin Lake, W. of Sloko Lake, extends into Alaska, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 59°05'00''N, 134°05'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 104M/1
Related Maps: 104L/16

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 30 June 1900 in the 2nd Report of the Geographic Board of Canada. Re-approved on numerous subsequent maps.

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

May have been named by J.C. Gwilliam [government geologist] as labelled on his 1899 map for Geological Survey of Canada (title not cited); significance not recorded.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa