BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Castle Mountain
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
Mountain - Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side Columbia River, SE of Golden between Harrogate and Parson, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 51°02'22''N, 116°26'55''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.: 82N/1
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 April 1952 on 82N/SE, as labelled on BC Lands map of Rocky & Selkirk Mountains, 1914, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office