Mount Frederick William

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Mount Frederick William
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Mt. Frederick William
Elevation 1,818 m (5,965 ft)
Prominence W. of N. end of Princess Royal Reach, New Westminster Land District
Location
Mount Frederick William is located in British Columbia
Mount Frederick William
Mount Frederick William
Location in British Columbia
Location Jervis Inlet , British Columbia, Canada
Range Pacific Ranges
Coordinates 50°04′58.3″N 123°52′01.3″W / 50.082861°N 123.867028°W / 50.082861; -123.867028Coordinates: 50°04′58.3″N 123°52′01.3″W / 50.082861°N 123.867028°W / 50.082861; -123.867028
Topo map NTS 92/J4

Mount Frederick William is a mountain located at the Queen Reach arm of the Jervis Inlet within the Pacific Ranges of the Coast Mountains in British Columbia Canada. The mountain was named during the 1860 survey by the HMS Plumper who charted all the of the area and named the mountain after the Prussian Crown Prince Frederick William, who had married Princess Victoria, the eldest child of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.[1]

This mountain has been given the nickname of Frankenstein for it has the familiar profile of the famous monster's face.

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  1. ^ Hitz, Charles W.(2003). Through the Rapids - The History of Princess Louisa Inlet, p.54. Sikta 2 Publishing.,Kirkland, WA. ISBN 0-9720255-0-2.