Nette (Middle Rhine)
This article does not cite any sources. (December 2009) (Learn how and when to remove this template message)
The Nette at Mayen
562 m (1,844 ft)|
59 m (194 ft)|
|Length||59.1 km (36.7 mi)|
|Progression||Rhine→ North Sea|
|Basin size||372.398 km2 (143.784 sq mi)|
The Nette is a small river in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, a left tributary of the Rhine. It rises in the Eifel, south of Nürburg. The Nette flows east through Mayen before reaching the Rhine between Weißenthurm and Andernach.
The Nette is not navigable and has otherwise no strategical importance. It is used in Mayen, among other things, as a supply of the local paper industry. It gives its name to the beer Nette Edel Pils, originally brewed in Weißenthurm (but now brewed in Koblenz by the Koblenzer Brauerei), and the Clinic Nette-Gut of Forensic Psychiatry at Weißenthurm.
|Wikimedia Commons has media related to Nette (Middle Rhine).|
|This article related to a river in Rhineland-Palatinate is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|