Lawrence River

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Lawrence River
Origin Mount Arrowsmith
Mouth Rangitata River
Basin countries New Zealand
Length 18 kilometres (11 mi)

The Lawrence River is a river of inland Canterbury in New Zealand's South Island.[1] One of the headwaters of the Rangitata River system, it flows south from its source north of Mount Arrowsmith, before joining with the Clyde River and Havelock River to become the Rangitata.

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  1. ^ "Place Name Detail: Lawrence River". New Zealand Geographic Placenames Database. Land Information New Zealand. Retrieved 21 April 2010. 

Coordinates: 43°27′17″S 170°51′22″E / 43.454740°S 170.856013°E / -43.454740; 170.856013