Oginski Canal

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Oginski Canal
Belarusian: Агінскі канал
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Oginski Canal near the Highway P6
Specifications
Length54 km (34 miles)
StatusOpen
History
Construction began1765
Geography
Start pointYaselda River, Belarus
End pointShchara River, Belarus

The Oginski Canal is a canal in Belarus which connects Yaselda River and Shchara River. Its length is 54 km. Its construction was started in 1765 by count Michał Kazimierz Ogiński, hence the name.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Канал Огинского (Oginski Canal) (in Russian)