Tonquin Hill

Feature Type:Hill - Elevation of terrain rising prominently above the surrounding land.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary on N side of Tonquin Pass, N of Mount Fraser in Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°44'16''N, 118°19'40''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/9

Origin Notes and History:

Decision on Jasper Park North Sheet. January 17, 1951.

Source: Canadian Geographical Names Database, Ottawa

So-labelled on BC-Alberta boundary sheet 28, 1921. Also Tonquin Valley, Pass, Creek and Ridge.

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