BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Stein Mountain
Feature TypeClick here for a list of
Feature Types.
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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
Relative Location: NW of junction of Stein and Fraser Rivers, NW of Lytton, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 50°20'21''N, 121°45'57''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.: 92I/5
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 6 October 1936 on Geological Survey sheet 408A, Ashcroft, as labelled on Geological Survey sheet 557, Kamloops and vicinity, by Dawson et al, 1895, and as labelled on BC map 2B, 1914. See Stein River for origin information.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office