Divergence 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 at N end of Hamber Provincial Park, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°30'00''N, 117°59'30''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83C/5

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 2 November 1921 as labelled on BC-Alberta Boundary sheet 26, 1920.

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

So-named by boundary surveyors because it forms an angle on the interprovincial boundary line.

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