Tomar - Nabão River flood 22-DEC-1909
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member paulohercules
N 39° 36.261 W 008° 24.752
29S E 550434 N 4384010
Quick Description: (PT) Tomar, Portugal cheias do Rio Nabão em 22 de Dezembro de 1909. / (ENG) Tomar, Portugal Nabão River flood on December 22nd 1909.
Location: Santarém, Portugal
Date Posted: 12/15/2011 4:09:42 PM
Waymark Code: WMDAPD
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.
(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?: Etched in stone.

When did this occur?: December 22nd 1909

Website related to the event..: [Web Link]

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