Treadmill Ridge

Feature type: Ridge (2)
Province: British Columbia
Location: Alta-BC boundary, E of head of Moose River
Latitude: 53°12’00”
Longitude: 118°55’00”
NTS map: 83E/2
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names

A treadmill is a horizontal cylinder made to revolve by persons walking on its periphery. The persons so walking do not get anywhere. The feature was named by the interprovincial boundary survey in 1922.

References:

  • Wheeler, Arthur O. and Cautley, R.W. Report of the Commission appointed to delimit the boundary between the Provinces of Alberta and British Columbia. Part III-A. Topographical surveys of the watershed. 1922, 1923, 1924. Ottawa: Office of the Surveyor General, 1924

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