Pattullo Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: S of Tesla Lake, NE of Bella Coola on W side of Tweedsmuir Provincial Park, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°58'55''N, 126°33'56''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93D/15
Related Maps: 93D/15
93E/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 March 1938 on plan 4T339, Tweedsmuir Park, as submitted by Minister of Lands (file T.1.37)

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

"Named after the Honourable Thomas Dufferin Pattulo, KC, LLD, [Premier] of British Columbia (1933- ), commemorating the Governor General's visit to Tweedsmuir Park, August 1937, upon Mr. Pattullo's invitation." (Minister of Lands, 17 January 1938, file T.1.37). Also Puttullo Glaciers. [see "Pattullo, Mount" for additional biographical information.]

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