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British Empire Range

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Territory  Nunavut
Highest point  Barbeau Peak
Elevation  2,616 m
Country  Canada
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Mountains  Barbeau Peak, Mount Whisler, Arrowhead Mountain, Mount Oxford, Highpointer Peak, Mount Ayles
Similar  Barbeau Peak, Byam Martin Mountains, Qiajivik Mountain, Baffin Mountains, Arctic Cordillera

The British Empire Range is a mountain range on Ellesmere Island in Nunavut, Canada. The range is one of the most northern ranges in the world and the Arctic Cordillera, surpassed only by the Challenger Mountains which lies immediately to the northwest and the United States Range slightly further east. The highest mountain in the range is Barbeau Peak.

Map of British Empire Range, Baffin, Unorganized, NU, Canada

The range was named by Gordon Noel Humphreys during the Oxford University Ellesmere Land Expedition. Edward Shackleton, also a member of the party, claimed, in 1937, that Humphreys had done so because he was "a great imperialist".

Peaks of the range include:


British Empire Range Wikipedia