Earle Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E side of S end of Prince of Wales Reach, Jervis Inlet, E of Powell River (city), New Westminster Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°49'07''N, 123°46'46''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92G/13
Related Maps: 92G/12
92G/13

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 April 1924 on 92G as submitted by BC Geographic Division. Also Earle Creek.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office

Named by the BC Geographic Division to remember Lieutenant Wallace Sinclair Earle, CE, DLS, BCLS, killed in action near PĂ©ronne, France, 16 April 1916. See Earle Creek for additional biographical information.

Source: BC place name cards, or correspondence to/from BC's Chief Geographer or BC Geographical Names Office