Cormier Range

Feature Type:Range (2) - Group or chain of mountains or hills.
Status:
Name Authority: BC Geographical Names Office
Relative Location: Between Finlay and Fox Rivers, extending NW from Ware (community) to Fox Pass, Cassiar Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 57°30'00''N, 125°55'00''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD27
NTS Map: 94F/5
Related Maps: 94F/12
94F/5

Origin Notes and History:

Carmier Range adopted November 1944 on 94/SW; not "Carmier Mountains" as labelled on BC map 5A, 1917. Spelling changed to Cormier Range 1 October 1953 on 94F, being the correct spelling of the family name.

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

Named by Frank Swannell, BCLS, after Leo Cormier, his packer during topographic surveys of the area in 1912, 1913 and 1914. See also Cormier Creek.

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