BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Berg Glacier
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: N side Mount Robson Provincial Park, S of Berg Lake, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 53°07'00''N, 119°08'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
DatumClick here for an explanation of Datum.: NAD27
NTS MapClick here for an explanation of NTS Map.: 83E/3
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 8 January 1924, in association with Berg Lake, into which the glacier falls (Ottawa file OBF 1792).
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
BC name card identifies "Evelyn", Blue" and "Tumbling" as other early names for Berg Glacier.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office