Mount McCord

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: On BC-Alberta boundary at N end of Miette Pass, NE side of Mount Robson Provincial Park, Cariboo Land District
Latitude-Longitude: 53°02'35''N, 118°40'03''W at the approximate centre of this feature.
Datum: NAD83
NTS Map: 83E/2

Origin Notes and History:

Adopted in the 18th Report of the Geographic Board of Canada, 31 March 1924, as labelled on BC-Alberta boundary sheet 30, 1922.

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

After the surveyor in charge of a Canadian Pacific Railway trail-making party, 1872.

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