Story: Canterbury places

Mt Somers (1st of 2)

Mt Somers

Mt Somers, in the heart of Canterbury farming country, has reserves and walking tracks. It gives its name to the nearby settlement.

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John Wilson, 'Canterbury places - Mid-Canterbury Plains', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 6 December 2023)

Story by John Wilson, reviewed & revised 6 Jul 2015, updated 17 Aug 2015