Stikine Plateau

Feature Type:Plateau - Extensive, elevated region, with either level terrain, or nearly uniform summit levels.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: From Nakina and Jennings Rivers to Skeena Mountains, between Cassiar and Coast Mountains, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 58°23'00''N, 129°53'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 104I/5
Related Maps: 104I/12
104I/5
104J
94D/10
94D/11
94D/14
94D/15

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 14 August 1952 on 104J as labelled on map 922A "Canadian Cordillera", 1948.

Source: BC place name cards & correspondence, and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.

See name record for Stikine River for name origin information.

Source: BC place name cards & correspondence, and/or research by BC Chief Geographer & Geographical Names Office staff.