Stour River

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
For the rivers in England, see River Stour.
Stour River
Country New Zealand
River mouth Ashburton River (South Branch)
Physical characteristics
Length 20 km (12 mi)

The Stour River is a river of the Canterbury Region of New Zealand's South Island. It rises in two main branches, the East Branch and West Branch, to the southeast of Lake Heron, flowing generally south to meet the south branch of the Ashburton River 15 kilometres (9 mi) west of the settlement of Mount Somers.

See also[edit]


Coordinates: 43°39′S 171°16′E / 43.650°S 171.267°E / -43.650; 171.267