Franklin Glacier

Feature Type:Glacier - Mass of permanent snow and ice flowing from an area of snow accumulation on higher ground.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Head of Franklin River, between head of Knight Inlet and Mount Waddington, Range 2 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 51°16'00''N, 125°23'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 92N/6
Related Maps: 92N/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 3 April 1928 on Ottawa file OBF 1018, as submitted August 1927 by Don Munday in association with Franklin River (file M.1.27)

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