Quesnel Highland

Feature Type:Highland - Area of elevated relief, not as high or rugged as a range of mountains or as level as a plateau.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: W of Cariboo Mountains, between Mahood Lake and Barkerville, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°30'00''N, 121°00'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 93A/10
Related Maps:
92P/15 92P/16 93A/1 93A/10
93A/11 93A/12 93A/13 93A/14
93A/15 93A/2 93A/3 93A/5
93A/6 93A/7 93A/8 93A/9
93H/3 93H/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 7 March 1963, as identified in earlier geological records and reports.

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