Mount Lytton

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: SE of Lytton, Yale Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 50°09'54''N, 121°26'17''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92I/3

Origin Notes and History:

Lytton Mountains adopted in the 1930 BC Gazetteer, as labelled on Geological Survey sheet 557, Kamloops, 1895, and on Dominion Sectional sheet 61, Lytton, 1907, etc. Form of name changed to Mount Lytton 2 March 1950 on 92I.

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

Lytton Mining Company in this area.

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