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Zeballos Peak  British Columbia   #1429
Ranges: North America Ranges / Pacific Cordillera Range / Insular Mountains / Vancouver Island Ranges

Height: 1561 m -> 5121 feet
Prominence?: 931 m  
Line Parent?: Rugged Mountain (10.2 km away, at bearing 141 degrees)
Greater Parent: Rugged Mountain (10.0 km away)

Location:   50.09656,-126.76887     50:05:48, -126:46:08   9U 659571 5551750 (21 km N of Tahsis). NTS Mapsheet: 092.L.02   AreaCode: FM06/AH96
E side of upper Zeballos River above Zeballos Lake, NW of Tahsis, Rupert Land District.
 A rocky tower in an isolated island of alpine terrain.

Name Notes: Zeballos Mountain adopted in 1934, later changed to Zeballow Peak in 1982, after Lt. Ciraco Cevallos. (note the spelling change).

Cevallos was an officer of Captain Allessandro Malaspina, Malaspina's expedition to the west coast. Malaspina sailed from Spain in 1791, looking for the Northwest passage. There is a huge glacier named after him in Alaska. On his return down the coast from Alaska he spent a month at Nootka Sound.

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2004.01.01 Proof from old Mtn record field Drew Brayshaw

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