BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Mount Hugh Neave
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Feature Types.
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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
Relative Location: E of Hobson Lake in Wells Gray Provincial Park, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 52°30'35''N, 120°13'44''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.: 93A/9
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 October 1989 on 93 A/9.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
After Hugh Neave, a climbing enthusiast, who climbed and explored in Wells Gray Provincial Park for some 20 years. Locals call this Mount Hobson.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office