BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Mount Pereleshin
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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. [if "Mount" precedes the name, usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: SE side of junction of Scud and Stikine Rivers, SW of Telegraph Creek (community), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 57°14'04''N, 131°43'35''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/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Pereleshin Mountain adopted in the 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canda, 31 March 1924; confirmed 5 February 1945 on 104SE. Form of name changed to Mount Pereleshin 6 May 1954 on 104G.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office