BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Mount Sicker
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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.: Not official. Lookup the official name
Relative Location: Just NW of Duncan, Somenos Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 48°52'00''N, 123°45'00''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.: 92B/13
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Origin Notes and History:

Labelled Sicker Mountain on British Admiralty Chart 3618, 1907. Big Sicker Mountain adopted in this location 14 January 1946, as labelled on BC map 2A, 1913, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. [Little Sicker Mountain, referring to the adjacent summit, was also identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer and had been adopted 29 December 1945 on C.3450.]
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office