Running for around 95 miles from shardlow to trent falls where both it and the river ouse empty their waters into the river humber the navigable trent is a waterway of substance which still carries a considerable amount of commercial traffic especially in its lower reaches. The river trent is the third longest river in the united kingdom.
Environment agency the sawley marina is the final high risk threat.
The river trent map. The river trent is the third longest river in the united kingdom. Below cromwell lock it becomes tidal and is subject to a periodic. Its source is in staffordshire on the southern edge of biddulph moor.
The 240 mile 386 km long trent severn waterway begins at it s south eastern point on the bay of quinte on eastern lake ontario and extends in a north westerly direction to port severn where. It flows through and drains most of the metropolitan central and northern midlands south and east of its source north of stoke on trent. It flows through and drains most of the metropolitan central and northern midlands south and east of its source north of stoke on trent.
The river rises in the staffordshire moors and flows through much of the midlands and most of the shires after this it meanders through large industrial cities including stoke on trent and nottingham before joining the river. River trent flooding levels map. The river trent is a wide commercial waterway linking the narrow canal network of the english midlands to the north sea via the river humber to a fascinating collection of yorkshire waterways and navigations and to the lincolnshire waterways and navigable drains via the fossdyke.
The 3rd longest river in the uk at 185 miles long the river trent is one of the major rivers in the midlands. Download maps of the river trent. River trent river in the english midlands.
Its source is in staffordshire on the southern edge of biddulph moor. The most up to date and clearest maps of the river trent are available for download. It rises in the county of staffordshire and after flowing southeastward northeastward and then northward for 168 miles 270 km enters the humber estuary 40 miles 65 km from the north sea.
A map of the course of the river trent for tales from the river a storytelling journey down the trent. Its drainage basin covers more than 4 000 square miles 10 000 square km. A map showing the cavendish bridge and sawley marina risks left to right image.
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