Bennington Glacier

Feature Type:Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary at head of Geikie Creek in Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°40'30''N, 118°19'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 83D/9

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 17 January 1951 on Jasper Park (North) sheet, as labelled on BC-Alberta boundary sheet #28, published in 1924 from surveys in 1921. Named in association with Bennington Peak.

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