Sharktooth Mountain

Feature Type:Mountain - Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Cassiar and Dall Rivers, S of Turnagain River, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 58°35'15''N, 127°57'45''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 94L/12

Origin Notes and History:

Sharktooth Mountain adopted 6 September 1951 on 94L, not "Shark Tooth Mountain" as spelled in BC Mines Bulletin # 12: Reconnaissance in the Area of Turnagain and Upper Kechika Rivers, by M.S. Hedley and S.S. Holland, 1941.

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