Gieselau Canal

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The Gieselau Canal, or Gieselaukanal in German, is a canal in the German state of Schleswig-Holstein. It is near Oldenbüttel and links the Kiel Canal with the River Eider.[1]

The canal has a length of 2.9 kilometres (1.8 mi) and has a single lock, with a fall of between 0.2 metres (7.9 in) and 1.6 metres (5 ft 3 in).[1]


  1. ^ a b Sheffield, Barry (1995). Inland Waterways of Germany. St Ives: Imray Laurie Norie & Wilson. p. 100. ISBN 0-85288-283-1. 

Coordinates: 54°11′03″N 9°26′27″E / 54.184147°N 9.440914°E / 54.184147; 9.440914