Pukeashun 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 Scotch Creek and Seymour Arm, Shuswap Lake, Kamloops Division Yale Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°12'17''N, 119°14'09''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82M/3

Origin Notes and History:

Pukeashun Mountain confirmed 27 July 1966 on 82NW, as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer; not "Pukaeshun" as mis-spelled in the 1953 BC Gazetteer.

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