Mount Arthur (Nunavut)

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Mount Arthur
Mount Arthur is located in Nunavut
Mount Arthur
Mount Arthur
Highest point
Elevation1,310 m (4,300 ft) [1]
Coordinates81°19′59″N 74°46′01″W / 81.33306°N 74.76694°W / 81.33306; -74.76694Coordinates: 81°19′59″N 74°46′01″W / 81.33306°N 74.76694°W / 81.33306; -74.76694[1]
Geography
LocationNunavut, Canada
Parent rangeArctic Cordillera
Climbing
First ascentJuly 1882

Mount Arthur is a mountain located on Ellesmere Island, Nunavut, Canada in the Quttinirpaaq National Park. First mapped by the Lady Franklin Bay Expedition, it was named for Chester A. Arthur the 21st President of the United States.

References[edit]

  • Geographical Names of the Ellesmere Island National Park Reserve and Vicinity by Geoffrey Hattersley-Smith (1998) ISBN 0-919034-96-9
Notes
  1. ^ a b "Mount Arthur". Bivouac.com. Retrieved 2014-08-21.

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