Mount Bagg

Name officially adopted in 1965
Earliest known reference to this name is 1915
Feature type: Mount
Province: British Columbia
Location: S of Morkill River, between Hellroaring and Cushing Creeks
Latitude: 53°38’00” N
Longitude: 120°27’00” W
NTS map: 93H/9
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names
Also listed at Geographical Names in Canada
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Mt. Bagg appears on the “Preliminary Map of the Canadian Rocky Mountains between Jarvis Pass and Yellowhead Pass” showing the route followed by Mary L. Jobe in August 1914 with guide Donald Phillips.

The name was adopted in 1965 as labelled on BC Lands’ map 1G, 1916. Origin/significance not recorded.

References:

  • Jobe, Mary Lenore [1878–1966]. “Mt. Kitchi: A New Peak in the Canadian Rockies.” Bulletin of the American Geographical Society, Volume 47, No. 7 (1915):481-497. Map follows p. 496. JSTOR

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