Mount Gorman

Feature Type: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. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: BC-Alberta boundary, N of Kakwa River, Peace River Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 54°10'44''N, 120°00'12''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93I/1
Related Maps: 93I
93I/1

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 April 1925 on Ottawa file OBF 0841.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.

Refers to A.O. Gorman, DLS, surveyor for department. See letter March 9, 1925 file 93I (photocopy OBF 0841).

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa