Burniston Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: NE side of Portland Canal, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 55°38'00''N, 130°00'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 103P/12
Related Maps: 103O/16
103O/8
103O/9
103P/12
103P/13
103P/5

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in 6 August 1953 on 103P, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 2458 (date not cited, 1918 or earlier), and as identified in the 1930 BC Gazetteer. Confirmed 7 July 1960 on 103 P (file N.1.53).

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