Mount Stephens

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.]
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S end of Stephens Island facing Chatham Sound, SW of Prince Rupert, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°07'39''N, 130°40'15''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 103J/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 February 1948 on C.3714, as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Confirmed 8 July 1954 on 103 J/2.

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