Blackrock Mountain

Feature Type:Mountain - Mass of land prominently elevated above the surrounding terrain, bounded by steep slopes and rising to a summit and/or peaks.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: On BC-Alberta boundary, S end Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 52°34'17''N, 118°17'59''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83D/9
Related Maps: 83D
83D/9

Origin Notes and History:

Blackrock Mountain adopted 2 December 1922; not "Mount Blackrock" as labelled on BC-Alberta boundary sheet 28, 1921. Descriptive of the sharp black peak.

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