Clain

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Clain
Origin Poitou
Mouth Vienne
46°46′52″N 0°32′26″E / 46.78111°N 0.54056°E / 46.78111; 0.54056 (Vienne-Clain)Coordinates: 46°46′52″N 0°32′26″E / 46.78111°N 0.54056°E / 46.78111; 0.54056 (Vienne-Clain)
Basin countries France
Length 144 km
Basin area 3,145 km²
The Clain rivers in Chasseneuil-du-Poitou

The Clain is a 144 km long river in western France, left tributary of the river Vienne. Its source is near Hiesse, in the Charente department.

The Clain flows generally north through the following departments and towns:

It joins the Vienne near Châtellerault, in Cenon-sur-Vienne.

Among its tributaries are the Clouère and the Vonne.

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