La Coulotte Peak

Feature Type:Peak (2) - Summit of a mountain or hill, or the mountain or hill itself.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary, SE of Fernie
Tags: World War I
Latitude-Longitude: 49°12'01''N, 114°19'06''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 82G/1

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 15th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada 30 March 1917. Position adjusted 6 April 1950 on Columbia River Basin manuscript 91.

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

Named by interproviicial boundary surveyors after La Coulotte, a place on the outskirts of Lens, France, where Canadian troops were engaged in World War I.

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