Alpland

Feature Type:Former Railway Point - Siding, junction, flag stop or station now closed or renamed.
Status:
Relative Location: On CNR, W side Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°01'40''N, 119°10'40''W at the approximate population centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 83E/3

Origin Notes and History:

Apland (Station) adopted 17 January 1951 on Jasper Park (North) sheet (file J.1.34), as identified on CNR timetables; subsequently cancelled. Name rescinded 5 June 1989 on 83 E/3.

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

CNR's Mount Robson Station had originally been located here, but the station by that name was relocated southward and CNR renamed the facility at this location "Apland" in 1924.

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