Mount Macleod

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.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Just W of Goat Mountain on N side of Goat River, NW of McBride, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°25'07''N, 120°49'11''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93H/7

Origin Notes and History:

Macleod Mountain identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Form of name changed to Mount Macleod in the 1953 BC Gazetteer; confirmed 12 March 1965 on 93H.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.