Quanchus Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Extends from Whitesail Reach to foot of Eutsuk Lake at N end of Tweedsmuir Provincial Park, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°33'00''N, 126°28'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 93E/9
Related Maps: 93E/10
93E/15
93E/16
93E/8
93E/9

Origin Notes and History:

Quanchus Mountains identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Form of name changed to Quanchus Range 13 March 1947 on 93 SW, as originally labelled on Dawson's map of 1875-1876.

Source: BC place name cards, files, correspondence and/or research by BC Chief Geographer/Geographical Names Office.