BC Geographical Names

Name Details:

Name: Kates Needle
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: On BC-Alaska boundary, W of junction of Stikine & Porcupine Rivers, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-LongitudeClick here for an explanation of Position Type.: 57°02'42''N, 132°02'42''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.: 104F/1
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Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 1st Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 1898. Boundary Peak # 70. Elevation 10,002 feet.
Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office