Castle Rock

Feature Type:Mountain - Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Iskut (locality) and Mount Edziza Provincial Park, S of Dease Lake (community), Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 57°50'24''N, 130°12'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 104G/16

Origin Notes and History:

Castle Rock (Mountain) adopted 6 May 1954 on 104G, as labelled on BC map 1H, 1917, and on BC map 5C, 1929, and as identified in the 1953 BC Gazetteer.

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

Incorrectly identified in the 1930 & 1966 BC Gazetteers as "Castle Rock Mountain." Incorrectly identified in the 1985 BC Gazetteer and in CGNDB as Castle Rock (Rock).

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