Burnaby Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Pitt Island, toward SE end, Range 4 Coast Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°32'00''N, 129°36'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 103H/12

Origin Notes and History:

Burnaby Mountains adopted 11 May 1946 on C.3772, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 1923A, 1870 et seq, and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer; confirmed 4 February 1949. Name changed to Burnaby Range 7 December 1950 on C.3772; confirmed 2 October 1952 on 103H. See Burnaby Lake.

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