Chismore Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NE side of Porcher Island, SW of Prince Rupert, Range 5 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°59'00''N, 130°16'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 103G/16
Related Maps: 103G/16

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 October 1946 on C.3735, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 2453, 1872 et seq, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. See Chismore Passage and Chismore Creek.

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