Mount Albert 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.]
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: E of Buttle Lake, W side Strathcona Provincial Park, Comox Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°40'38''N, 125°25'55''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/11

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 31 March 1914, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart A580, 1862.

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

After Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, later Edward VII.

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