Holden (Verran)

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Holden is located in Trøndelag
Location of the lake
Holden is located in Norway
Holden (Norway)
Location Verran, Trøndelag
Coordinates 64°04′26″N 10°56′40″E / 64.0739°N 10.9445°E / 64.0739; 10.9445Coordinates: 64°04′26″N 10°56′40″E / 64.0739°N 10.9445°E / 64.0739; 10.9445
Primary inflows Torselva river
Primary outflows Stokkvedelva river
Catchment area Follaelva
Basin countries Norway
Max. length 8.5 kilometres (5.3 mi)
Max. width 5 kilometres (3.1 mi)
Surface area 13.31 km2 (5.14 sq mi)
Shore length1 48.13 kilometres (29.91 mi)
Surface elevation 301 metres (988 ft)
References NVE
1 Shore length is not a well-defined measure.

Holden is a lake in the municipality of Verran in Trøndelag county, Norway. It is located about 8 kilometres (5.0 mi) west of the village of Malm and about 10 kilometres (6.2 mi) north of the village of Follafoss. The 13.31-square-kilometre (5.14 sq mi) lake has a dam on the southern end to control the water for hydroelectric power. The lake flows out into the Follaelva river which flows into the Trondheimsfjord at the village of Follafoss.[1]

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  1. ^ Store norske leksikon. "Folla – elv i Verran" (in Norwegian). Retrieved 2011-07-05.