Alexandra 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: N side of Pearl Lake, just NW of Forbidden Plateau Strathcona Provincial Park, Comox Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 49°44'17''N, 125°29'33''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 92F/11

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted 12 December 1939 on 92 F/11, as labelled on British Admiralty Chart 580, 1862 et seq, and on BC map 2C, 1919 et seq.

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

Named in association with nearby Mount Albert Edward, after Alexandra, Princess of Wales, wife of Albert Edward the Prince of Wales (who later ascended the throne as King Edward VII, following the death of his mother, Queen Victoria, in 1901).

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