BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Mount Stoeckl
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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.: Official
Relative Location: On BC-Alaska boundary just W of Unuk River, NW of Stewart, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 56°22'02''N, 130°46'54''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.: 104B/7
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 19th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1927. Elevation of 6014 feet. Boundary Peak 40. Re-approved 20 January 1955 on 104B.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office
After Privy Councillor Edward de Stoeckl, Russian Minister to the U.S., who signed the convention ceding Alaska to the United States of America on 30 March 1867.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office