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Mount Alvernia
The Hermitage, Cat Island, Bahamas.jpg
The Hermitage on the summit of Mount Alvernia
Elevation 63 m (207 ft)
Prominence 63 m (207 ft)
Listing Country high point
Location of Mount Alvernia in the Bahamas
Location  Bahamas

Mount Alvernia (formerly Como Hill) is on Cat Island in the Bahamas. It is the highest point in the country at 63 metres (207 ft) above sea level. The mountain shares its name with a school in Montego Bay, Jamaica.

The name is for La Verna, the hill in Tuscany where St. Francis of Assisi received the Wounds of the Cross.

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