Three Sisters Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NW of junction of Stikine and McBride Rivers, SE of Dease Lake (community), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 58°07'00''N, 129°25'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 104I/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 17 January 1952 on 104I, as labelled on Geological Survey of Canada map 922A, Physiographic Subdivisions of the Canadian Cordillera.

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

Note that "Three Sisters" is labelled on the EAST side of McBride River on BC map 1H, 1917; the text "Three Sisters Range" is positioned on the WEST side of McBride River on Geological Survey sheet 922A, Map of the Canadian Cordillera

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

Bounded on the north and east by McBride River; bounded on the west by Moose Creek and lower channels of Beggerlay Creek.

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