BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Lady Peak
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Feature Types.
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Peak (2) - Summit of a mountain or hill, or the mountain or hill itself
StatusClick here for an explanation of Status.: Official
Relative Location: On Cheam Ridge, E side of Fraser River just E of Bridal Veil Falls Provincial Park, NE of Chilliwack, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 49°10'35''N, 121°39'54''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.: 92H/4
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 17 June 1946, as submitted in March 1944 by W.H. Mathews, Vancouver Section of Alpine Club of Canada; a well-established name (file C.1.50).
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
"...named by A.S. Williamson, superintendent of Lucky Four Mine, '...in honour of her mountaineering experience...'." (BC Mountaineer, 1920) Was Lady Peak named by A.S. Williamsom c1917, referring to Phyllis Munday?
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
The Halq'eméylem name for this mountain is Sqwema:y, meaning "dog" (from Halq'eméylem Place Names, by Naxaxalhts'i, Albert (Sonny) McHalsie. Stó:lo Nation, March 2012)
Source: included with note