Ource

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Ource
Ource-french-river.jpg
The Ource at Autricourt.
Country France
Basin features
Main source Near Poinson-lès-Grancey
400 m (1,300 ft)
47°41′24″N 04°58′41″E / 47.69000°N 4.97806°E / 47.69000; 4.97806
River mouth Seine
156 m (512 ft)
48°05′46″N 04°22′51″E / 48.09611°N 4.38083°E / 48.09611; 4.38083Coordinates: 48°05′46″N 04°22′51″E / 48.09611°N 4.38083°E / 48.09611; 4.38083
Progression SeineEnglish Channel
Basin size 736 km2 (284 sq mi)
Physical characteristics
Length 100 km (62 mi)
Discharge
  • Average rate:
    8.6 m3/s (300 cu ft/s)

The Ource (French: [uʁs]) is a 100 km (62 mi) long river in northeastern France, right tributary of the river Seine. Its source is in the Haute-Marne département, 2 km south of Poinson-lès-Grancey. It flows generally northwest. It joins the Seine at Bar-sur-Seine.

Its course crosses the following départements and communes:

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