Lake Shirwa

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Lake Shirwa
Coordinates 15°12′S 35°50′E / 15.200°S 35.833°E / -15.200; 35.833Coordinates: 15°12′S 35°50′E / 15.200°S 35.833°E / -15.200; 35.833
Basin countries Mozambique

Lake Shirwa is a lake located in Mozambique. It was discovered in 1859 by the Scottish explorer, David Livingstone.[1]

Further reading[edit]

  • Livingstone, David; Charles, Livingstone (1865). Narrative of an Expedition to the Zambesi and its Tributaries; and of the Discovery of the Lakes Shirwa and Nyassa. 1858-1864. London: John Murray (publisher). 


  1. ^ "'Message in a bottle' for auction". BBC. 2004-02-17. Retrieved 2008-05-09.