Măgheruș River (Mureș)

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Măgheruș
(Aluniș)
River
Countries Romania
Counties Harghita County
Towns Toplița
Mouth Mureș
 - location Toplița
 - coordinates 46°55′23″N 25°20′53″E / 46.923°N 25.348°E / 46.923; 25.348Coordinates: 46°55′23″N 25°20′53″E / 46.923°N 25.348°E / 46.923; 25.348
Progression MureșTiszaDanubeBlack Sea

The Măgheruș (also: Aluniș, Hungarian: Magyarós-patak) is a small river in the Gurghiu Mountains, Harghita County, central Romania. It is a left tributary of the river Mureș. It flows through the municipality Toplița, and joins the Mureș in the town Toplița, where it is channelized. Its name is from the Hungarian "mogyoró", and means "Nutty Creek".

References[edit]

  • Administrația Națională Apelor Române - Cadastrul Apelor - București
  • Institutul de Meteorologie și Hidrologie - Rîurile României - București 1971
  • Trasee turistice - județul Harghita [1]

Maps[edit]

  • Harta județului Harghita [2]
  • Harta Munţii Gurghiu [3]