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Gue ardin,France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member sara et gege
N 46° 29.071 W 000° 31.810
30T E 689565 N 5150846
Quick Description: a gue to cross the Autize un gue pour franchir l'Autize
Location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
Date Posted: 11/22/2018 11:44:50 AM
Waymark Code: WMZK50
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member the federation
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Long Description:
Wikipedia source:
The Autise takes its source near Mazières-en-Gâtine (79) at 186 m altitude.

Downstream from Nieul on the Autise (85), it is divided into two branches:

the young Autise, artificial, crosses the Porte de l'Ile. From Souil, it is channeled and is called the channel of the young Autise, which bypasses Maillezais. The latter flows into the Sèvre Niortaise near the old port of Maillé.

the Old Autise, natural course, first preserved and then largely channeled from Courdault (municipality of Bouillé-Courdault) is named channel of the old Autise. This one goes to Saint Sigismond then flows into Sèvre Niortaise at a place called L'Ouillette in La Barbée.

source Wikipedia :
L'Autise prend sa source près de Mazières-en-Gâtine (79) à 186 m d'altitude.

En aval de Nieul sur l'Autise (85), elle se divise en deux branches :

la Jeune Autise, artificielle, traverse La Porte de l'Ile. À partir de Souil, elle est canalisée et se nomme le canal de la jeune Autise, qui contourne Maillezais. Ce dernier se jette dans la Sèvre Niortaise près du vieux port de Maillé.

la Vieille Autise, cours naturel, d'abord préservée puis largement canalisée à partir de Courdault (commune de Bouillé-Courdault) est nommée canal de la vieille Autise. Celui-ci passe à Saint Sigismond puis se jette dans la Sèvre Niortaise au lieu-dit L'Ouillette à La Barbée.
Type of roadway? (Paved, Gravel, Dirt, Other?): Gravel

Name of Body of Water if known?: Autize

If other than explain...: Not listed

Name of Roadway if known?: Not listed

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