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Mount Cornwell  Alberta/British Columbia   #769
Ranges: North America Ranges / Rocky Mountains / Canadian Rockies / Continental Ranges / Front Ranges / High Rock Range

Height: 2999 m -> 9839 feet
Prominence?: 203 m  
Line Parent?: Baril Peak (1.8 km away, at bearing 95 degrees)
Greater Parent: Baril Peak (2.0 km away)

Location:   50.30061,-114.78144     50:18:02, -114:46:53   11U 657997 5574408 (33 km N of Elkford). NTS Mapsheet: 082.J.07   AreaCode: FL04/DH08
First Ascent: 1915 Interprovincial Boundary Commission
Mount Cornwell from the Northwest
Located NE of Courcelette Peak and W of Baril Peak.

Name Notes: Named in 1918 after John Travers Cornwell who was only 15 when killed during the Battle of Jutland in World War I. He was subsequently awarded the Victoria Cross.

Trip Reports within 1 km
42 1991.08.27 A Traverse of Scrimger, Etherington, Henretta, Baril, Cornwell, Aldridge, and Courcelette Peaks Rick Collier


Paper Maps
1:50000Highwood & Cataract Creek (Kananaskis Country) Gem Trek
1:600000Southwest Alberta & Southeast British Columbia Gem Trek

Subject Photos   View Thumbnails
10 Mount Cornwell from the Northwest Rick Collier

Placename Photos
10 Baril Peak and Mount Cornwell Rick Collier
8 Fording Pass from the Northwest Rick Collier