Mount Morkill

Feature type: Mount
Province: Alberta-BC boundary
Location: Near headwaters of Morkill River
Latitude: 53°42’00” N
Longitude: 119°50’00” W
NTS map: 83E/12
Official name listed at BC Geographical Names
Also listed at Geographical Names in Canada
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The camera station “Morkill” was established on this summit in 1923 (BC-Alberta boundary sheet #37, and Report Part III, p.62); so-named by interprovincial boundary surveyors in association with Morkill River and Morkill Pass.

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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