Meu

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Meu
Montfort-sur-Meu (35) La rivière Le Meu.jpg
The river Meu at Montfort-sur-Meu
Location
CountryFrance
Physical characteristics
Source 
 ⁃ locationnear Saint-Vran
 ⁃ coordinates48°14′23″N 02°28′25″W / 48.23972°N 2.47361°W / 48.23972; -2.47361
 ⁃ elevation225 m (738 ft)
Mouth 
 ⁃ location
Vilaine
 ⁃ coordinates
48°01′54″N 01°46′36″W / 48.03167°N 1.77667°W / 48.03167; -1.77667Coordinates: 48°01′54″N 01°46′36″W / 48.03167°N 1.77667°W / 48.03167; -1.77667
 ⁃ elevation
17 m (56 ft)
Length84.1 km (52.3 mi)
Basin size468 km2 (181 sq mi)
Discharge 
 ⁃ average3.13 m3/s (111 cu ft/s)
Basin features
ProgressionVilaineAtlantic Ocean

The Meu (French: le Meu) is an 84.1 km (52.3 mi) long river in the Côtes-d'Armor and Ille-et-Vilaine départements, north western France.[1] Its source is at Saint-Vran, 2.4 km (1.5 mi) west of the village. It flows generally southeast. It is a right tributary of the Vilaine into which it flows at Goven, 5.7 km (3.5 mi) northeast of the village.

Départements and communes along its course[edit]

This list is ordered from source to mouth:

Notes[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Sandre. "Fiche cours d'eau - Meu (J73-0300)".