Saône River

Saône River

geographical name

River, eastern France. It flows generally south to join the Rhône River at Lyon. It is navigable upstream from Lyon for 233 mi (375 km) and has 30 locks along its course, which is almost completely canalized. Barge traffic is heavy along its lower course, and it is connected by canal to both the Rhine and Seine rivers.

Variants of SAÔNE RIVER

Saône River ancient Arar

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