Tomar - Nabão River flood 19-NOV-1852
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulohercules
N 39° 36.276 W 008° 24.635
29S E 550601 N 4384039
Quick Description: (PT) Tomar, Portugal cheias do Rio Nabão em 19 de Novembro de 1852. / (ENG) Tomar, Portugal Nabão River flood on November 19th 1852.
Location: Santarém, Portugal
Date Posted: 12/15/2011 4:08:44 PM
Waymark Code: WMDAPC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Windsocker
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Long Description:
(PT) O Rio Nabão é um rio português afluente do rio Zêzere que passa na cidade de Tomar.
Nasce em Ansião da união de várias ribeiras, e a ele junta-se, a cerca de dez quilómetros de Tomar, a nascente do Agroal.
O Rio Nabão desagua na margem direita do Rio Zêzere, depois de um percurso de 66 Km.
Há registos históricos de grandes cheias em 1550, na segunda metade do século XVII, no final do século XVIII, em 1852 e em 1909.
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(ENG) Nabão River is a river tributary to the Portuguese Zêzere passing the city of Tomar.
Born in Ansião the union of several streams, and he joins, about ten Km from Tomar, the source of Agroal.
Nabão River flows into the right bank of the River Zêzere, after a journey of 66 Km.
There are historical records of major floods in 1550, in the second half of the seventeenth century, in the late eighteenth century, in 1852 and 1909.
Natural or man made event?: Natural

What type of marker?: Wall plaque.

When did this occur?: November 19th 1852

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