Isspah Butte

Feature Type:Butte - Conspicuous isolated hill with steep sides and a flat top.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: N side of Nazcha Creek on the Kawdy Plateau, NW of Dease Lake, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 59°04'38''N, 131°18'50''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104O/3

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 23 March 1944 on 104/NE. Re-approved 17 January 1951 on 104O.

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

Isspah is the Tahltan word for "goat."

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