Stonávka

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Stonávka
Stonawka
Stonava, Stonávka.JPG
Stonávka in Stonava
Origin Moravian-Silesian Beskids
Mouth Olza River
Basin countries Czech Republic
Length 33.7 km
Source elevation 750 m
Avg. discharge 1.47 m³/s near estuary
Basin area 131.3 km²

About this sound Stonávka  (Polish: Stonawka ) is a 33 kilometres (21 mi)-long river in the Karviná District, Moravian-Silesian Region, Czech Republic, in the historical region of Cieszyn Silesia.

It is a left tributary of the Olza River, which it enters in Karviná. It flows through Albrechtice and Stonava before entering Karviná. The Těrlicko Dam is located on this river.

The name is of the river means a murmuring river.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Mrózek, Robert (1984). Nazwy miejscowe dawnego Śląska Cieszyńskiego [Local names of former Cieszyn Silesia] (in Polish). Katowice: Uniwersytet Śląski w Katowicach. p. 166. ISSN 0208-6336. 

References[edit]

  • Cicha, Irena; Jaworski, Kazimierz; Ondraszek, Bronisław; Stalmach, Barbara; Stalmach, Jan (2000). Olza od pramene po ujście. Český Těšín: Region Silesia. pp. p. 16, 18. ISBN 80-238-6081-X. 
  • Cicha, Irena (2004). Stonawka od źródła do ujścia. Český Těšín: Regio. ISBN 80-239-3850-9. 

Coordinates: 49°51′03″N 18°30′45″E / 49.85083°N 18.51250°E / 49.85083; 18.51250