Mount King Edward

Feature Type:Mount - Variation of Mountain: Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks. ["Mount" preceding the name usually indicates that the feature is named after a person.]
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary at NW side of the Columbia Icefield, N of Bush Arm Kinbasket Lake, Kootenay Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°09'24''N, 117°31'11''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83C/4

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 1 February 1921 on Ottawa file OBF 0508.

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