Guye (river)

The Guye (French: la Guye) is a 46.6-kilometre (29.0 mi) long river in the Saône-et-Loire département, central eastern France. It flows primarily south, before turning east-northeast near Salornay-sur-Guye and flowing into the Grosne. It is a left tributary of the Grosne into which it flows between Malay and Savigny-sur-Grosne.[1]

Guye
La Guye a Savianges.JPG
The Guye River in Savianges
Location
CountryFrance
Physical characteristics
Source 
 • locationSainte-Hélène
 • coordinates46°46′4.80″N 04°38′45.60″E / 46.7680000°N 4.6460000°E / 46.7680000; 4.6460000
Mouth 
 • location
Grosne
 • coordinates
46°34′9.99″N 04°39′40.90″E / 46.5694417°N 4.6613611°E / 46.5694417; 4.6613611Coordinates: 46°34′9.99″N 04°39′40.90″E / 46.5694417°N 4.6613611°E / 46.5694417; 4.6613611
Length46.6 km (29.0 mi)
Basin size430.00 km2 (166.02 sq mi)
Basin features
ProgressionGrosneSaôneRhôneMediterranean Sea

Communes along its courseEdit

The following communes, ordered from source to mouth, lie along the Guye:

NotesEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b Sandre. "Fiche cours d'eau - La Guye (U3220500)".