“Announced by all the trumpets of the sky, arrives the snow …” —Emerson. (Rly. Publicity photo.) A picturesque winter scene at Kingston, the railway approach to Queenstown, Lake Wakatipu, South Island, New Zealand. One of the Railway Department's lake steamers is shewn at the wharf.
The Invincible Mine and Battery and the associated Otago Pyrites Saving Company’s buddle (also referred to as a ‘rotating convex table’ and a ‘concentrator’) are located on the western flank of the Richardson Mountains (which in turn defines the