Information About

Mount Alverstone

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 21' 6.156" N,
139 ° 4' 31.487" W

Region

Yakutat

Elevation

14239 ft (4340.05 m)

Uses

Mount Alverstone in Detail.

About

on Alaska-Canada boundary, 2 mi. N of Mount Hubbard and 61 mi. NE of Yakutat, St. Elias Mts.

History

Named in 1908 for Lord Richard Everard Webster Alverstone, 1842-1915, Lord Chief Justice of England, 1900-13, and Boundary Commissioner in 1903. He served on various arbitration commissions including the one dealing with the Bering Sea Fur-Seal controversy. In the Alaska boundary dispute in 1903, his vote was the deciding one against Canadian claims.

Places Near Mount Alverstone
Glaciers:

Alverstone Glacier,

Mountains:

Mount Alverstone, Mount Hubbard,

Mountain Ranges:

Icefield Ranges, St. Elias Mountains,