Mount Talbot

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: On BC-Alaska boundary, W side of Stikine River just NW of Stikine (locality), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 56°48'22''N, 131°52'24''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104B/13

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1924. Elevation of 4461 feet. Boundary Peak 68. Confirmed 20 January 1955 on 104B.

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

After Captain A.C. Talbot, international boundary surveyor, 1893 and 1895.

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