- a city on S South Island, in New Zealand.
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This handsome species was discovered at Invercargill by Professor Hutton.New Zealand Moths and Butterflies
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The buildings of Invercargill are substantial and handsome, including several fairly good hotels.Under the Southern Cross
Maturin M. Ballou
A few miles out from Invercargill, passed through vast level green expanses snowed over with sheep.Following the Equator, Complete
Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens)
Invercargill became a municipality in 1871, and there are five suburban municipalities.
Dunedin is connected by rail with Christchurch northward and Invercargill southward, with numerous branches.
- a city in New Zealand, on South Island: regional trading centre for sheep and agricultural products. Pop: 51 700 (2004 est)
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