Wrede Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Ingenika River and Wrede Creek, W of N end Williston Lake, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 56°47'45''N, 126°11'10''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 94D/16
Related Maps: 94C/12
94C/13
94D/16
94D/9

Origin Notes and History:

Wrede Range adopted 23 April 1940 on Geological Survey sheet 622A, McConnell Creek; centred at 56° 46' - 126° 10' ; not "Wrede Mountains" as labelled on BC map 5A, 1917, and BC map 1H, 1917, in association with Wrede Creek (file Mc.1.39). Coordinates adjusted 5 April 1951 on 94 D to 56° 47' - 126° 04'. Coordinates adjusted 3 July 1990 on 94 C and 94 D to 56° 47' 45" - 126° 11' 10". See Wrede Creek for origin information.

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

Bounded on the east by confluence of Ingenika River and Wrede Creek; bounded on the north and west by Ingenika River, bounded on the south by an unnamed chain of lakes tributary to upper Ingenika River and by Wrede Creek.

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