Adamant Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W side Columbia Reach, Kinbasket Lake, N of Glacier National Park, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°47'00''N, 117°52'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 82N/13
Related Maps: 82M/16
82N/12
82N/13

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 30 June 1912, as labelled on Dominion Sectional sheet 163, Donald, 1911. Descriptive.

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

Descriptive: adamant is synonymous with inflexible, unyielding, immovable, etc.

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