Von Zuben (railway point)

British Columbia. Railway Point
CNR, N of Valemount
52°51’00” N 119°16’45” W — Map 83D/14 — GoogleGeoHack
Name officially adopted in 1989. Official in BCCanada

Named for Raphael Leonard von Zuben, a Canadian National Railways purchasing agent, who assisted the railroad with exploring the Canadian Rockies.

References:

  • CN (Canadian National Railway). Transportation planning branch, Edmonton, and historical office, Montréal.
  • Mike von Zuben (son). Personal correspondence. 2001

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