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Coast / Coast

#1 Fire Island

Fire Island is the large center island of the outer barrier islands parallel to the South Shore of Long Island , in the U.S. state of New York. Island in New York For other places with the same name and other uses, see Fire Island (disambiguation) . Fire Island parallels the South Shore of Long Isla

#2 Ada Ciganlija

Ada Ciganlija ( Serbian Cyrillic : Ада Циганлија , pronounced   [ˈǎːda tsiˈɡǎnlija] ), colloquially shortened to Ada , is a river island that has artificially been turned into a peninsula, located in the Sava River 's course through central Belgrade , Serbia . The name can also refer to the adjoinin

#3 Clacton-on-Sea

Clacton-on-Sea is a seaside town in the Tendring District in the county of Essex , England . It is located on the Tendring Peninsula and is the largest settlement in the Tendring District with a population of 56,874 (2016). The town is situated around 76.9 miles north-east of Central London , 40 mil

#4 Sauble Beach, Ontario

Sauble Beach (pop. 2000 [ citation needed ] ) is a beach community and unincorporated area in the town of South Bruce Peninsula , Bruce County , in the northern area of southwestern Ontario , Canada . It is on the Bruce Peninsula , along the eastern shore of Lake Huron , on the north edge of the Sau

#5 El Portil and Nuevo Portil

El Portil and Nuevo Portil are two coastal population units separated by one street, known as Laguna Seca street , and managed by two municipalities, in the Province of Huelva , autonomous community of Andalusia , in southern Spain . People differentiates on which side of the street they are using E

#6 Gyllyngvase

Gyllyngvase ( / ˈ ɡ ɪ l ɪ ŋ v eɪ z / ; Cornish : An Gilen Vas , meaning the shallow inlet ) is one of the four beaches associated with Falmouth, Cornwall , United Kingdom , west of Pendennis Castle . It is to the south of Falmouth town centre, but was an essentially rural area as recently as the lat

#7 Valdivian Fort System

The Fort System of Valdivia ( Spanish : Sistema de fuertes de Valdivia ) are a series of Spanish colonial fortifications at Corral Bay , Valdivia and Cruces River established to protect the city of Valdivia , in southern Chile . During the period of Spanish rule (1645–1820), it was one of the bigges

#8 Deal, Kent

Deal is a coastal town in Kent , England, which lies where the North Sea and the English Channel meet, 8 miles (13   km) north-east of Dover and 8 miles (13   km) south of Ramsgate . It is a former fishing, mining and garrison town whose history is closely linked to the anchorage in the Downs . Clos

#9 Palm Jumeirah

The Palm Jumeirah is an archipelago of artificial islands on the Persian Gulf in Jumeirah , Dubai , United Arab Emirates . It is part of a larger series of developments called the Palm Islands , including Palm Jebel Ali and Palm Deira , which, if completed, will together increase Dubai's shoreline b

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Island / Island

#1 Tiwi Islands

The Tiwi Islands ( Tiwi : Ratuati Irara meaning "two islands") are part of the Northern Territory , Australia , 80   km (50   mi) to the north of Darwin adjoining the Timor Sea . They comprise Melville Island , Bathurst Island , and nine smaller uninhabited islands, with a combined area of 8,320 squ

#2 Saipan

Saipan ( / s aɪ ˈ p æ n / Chamorro : Sa’ipan , Carolinian : Seipél , formerly in Spanish : Saipán , and in Japanese : 彩帆島 , romanized :   Saipan-tō ) is the largest island of the Northern Mariana Islands , a commonwealth of the United States in the western Pacific Ocean . According to 2020 estimates

#3 Penrhyn atoll

Penrhyn (also called Tongareva , Māngarongaro , Hararanga , and Te Pitaka ) is an atoll in the northern group of the Cook Islands in the south Pacific Ocean . The northernmost island in the group, it is located at 1,365   km (848   mi) north-north-east of the capital island of Rarotonga , 9 degrees

#4 Corregidor

Corregidor ( Tagalog : Pulo ng Corregidor , [kɔˈɾɛhidɔr] ) is an island located at the entrance of Manila Bay in the southwestern part of Luzon in the Philippines . Due to this location, Corregidor has historically been fortified with coastal artillery batteries to defend the entrance of Manila Bay

#5 Schouwen-Duiveland

Schouwen-Duiveland ( Dutch pronunciation: [ˌsxʌuʋə(n) ˈdœyvəlɑnt] ( listen ) ) is a municipality and an island in the southwestern Netherlands province of Zeeland . The municipality has 33,737 inhabitants (1 January 2016) and covers an area of 488.94 square kilometres (188.78 square miles) (of which

#6 Madeira

Madeira ( / m ə ˈ d ɪər ə / mə- DEER -ə , US also /- ˈ d ɛər -/ - ⁠ DAIR - , [3] [4] [5] Portuguese:   [mɐˈðejɾɐ, -ˈðɐj- ] ), officially the Autonomous Region of Madeira ( Portuguese : Região Autónoma da Madeira ), is one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal , the other being the Azores . It is

#7 Lisianski Island

Lisianski Island ( Hawaiian : Papa‘āpoho ) is one of the Northwestern Hawaiian Islands , with a land area of 384.425 acres (155.571   ha) and a maximum elevation of 40 feet (12   m) above sea level. It is a low, flat sand and coral island about 905 nautical miles (1,041   mi; 1,676   km) northwest o

#8 Tinian Naval Base

Tinian Naval Base and Naval Air Facility Tinian ( NAF Tinian ) was a major United States Navy sea and airbase base on Tinian Island, part of the Northern Mariana Islands on the east side of the Philippine Sea in the Pacific Ocean . The Base was built during World War II to support the many bombers a

#9 Herron Island

Herron Island is an island in central Case Inlet in the southern part of Puget Sound in the U.S. state of Washington . The Pierce County island has a land area of 1.2326   km² (304.57 acres ) and a population of 151 persons as of the 2010 census . This article is about the island in Puget Sound, U.S

#10 Ko Chang district

Ko Chang ( Thai : เกาะช้าง , pronounced [kɔ̀ʔ t͡ɕʰáːŋ] ) is an amphoe (district) in Trat province , Thailand . It is on the Gulf of Thailand 's eastern seaboard, 300   km (190   mi) from Bangkok, near the border with Cambodia . [1] "Ko Chang" redirects here. For other uses, see Ko Chang (disambiguat

#11 Bidong Island

The Bidong Island ( Malay : Pulau Bidong , Terengganuan Pula Bidong ) is an island in Kuala Nerus District , Terengganu , Malaysia in the South China Sea . Bidong Island is accessible from the coastal town of Merang in Setiu district. From 1978 until 2005 Bidong Island was a refugee camp with a popu

#12 Kamaran

Kamaran Island ( Arabic : كمران Kamarān ) is the largest Yemeni island in the Red Sea . The 108   km 2 (42   sq   mi) island is 18   km (11   mi) long and 7   km (4.3   mi) wide and is strategically located at the southern end of the Red Sea. [1] It is a "shelf island" located in the shallow waters

#13 Byeongpungdo

Byeongpungdo , or Byeongpung Island , or Pyeongpung [1] is an uninhabited island in South Korea 's Dadohaehaesang National Park , with an area of 0.56 square kilometers. It is located at the southern extremity of Jindo County , South Jeolla Province , in the administrative division of Donggeochado-r

#14 Diego Garcia

Diego Garcia is an island of the British Indian Ocean Territory , a disputed overseas territory of the United Kingdom . It is a militarised atoll just south of the equator in the central Indian Ocean , and the largest of the 60 small islands of the Chagos Archipelago . The Portuguese were the first

#15 Canvey Island

Canvey Island is a town, civil parish and reclaimed island in the Thames estuary , near Southend-on-Sea , in the Castle Point district, in the county of Essex , England. It has an area of 7.12 square miles (18.44   km 2 ) and a population of 38,170. [1] It is separated from the mainland of south Ess

#16 Azores

The Azores ( / ə ˈ z ɔːr z / ə- ZORZ , US also / ˈ eɪ z ɔːr z / AY -zorz ; [3] [4] [5] [6] Portuguese : Açores Portuguese pronunciation:   [ɐˈsoɾɨʃ] ), officially the Autonomous Region of the Azores ( Região Autónoma dos Açores ), is one of the two autonomous regions of Portugal (along with Madeira

#17 Enewetak Atoll

Enewetak Atoll ( / ɛ ˈ n iː w ə ˌ t ɔː k , ˌ ɛ n ɪ ˈ w iː t ɔː k / ; [2] also spelled Eniwetok Atoll or sometimes Eniewetok ; Marshallese : Ānewetak , [ænʲeːwɛːdˠɑk] , or Āne-wātak , [ænʲeːwæːdˠɑk] ; [3] known to the Japanese as Brown Atoll or Brown Island ; Japanese : ブラウン環礁 ) is a large coral atol

#18 Negros

Negros / ˈ n eɪ ɡ r ɒ s / [5] is the fourth largest and third most populous island in the Philippines , with a total land area of 13,309   km 2 (5,139   sq   mi) . [6] Negros is one of the many islands of the Visayas , in the central part of the country. The predominant inhabitants of the island reg

#19 Hart Island (Bronx)

Hart Island , sometimes referred to as Hart's Island , [lower-alpha 1] is located at the western end of Long Island Sound , in the northeastern Bronx in New York City . Measuring approximately 1 mile (1.6   km) long by 0.33 miles (0.53   km) wide, Hart Island is part of the Pelham Islands archipelag

#20 List of shipwrecks in the Channel Islands

The list of shipwrecks in the Channel Islands lists some of the ships that wrecked on or sank in the waters of the Bailiwick of Guernsey and the Bailiwick of Jersey . The list includes ships that sustained a damaged hull, which were later refloated and repaired. Channel Islands Îles de la Manche   (

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Mountains / Mountains

#1 Toba catastrophe theory

The Youngest Toba eruption was a supervolcano eruption that occurred around 74,000 years ago [1] at the site of present-day Lake Toba in Sumatra , Indonesia . It is one of the Earth 's largest known explosive eruptions . The Toba catastrophe theory holds that this event caused a global volcanic wint

#2 Solares Hill

Solares Hill is the highest point of land on the island of Key West in the lower Florida Keys in Monroe County, Florida . Aerial view of Solares Hill in Key West, 1999. Solares Hill derives its name from Victorio Solares, born on 30 April 1849 in Coya, Asturias , Spain . He immigrated to Key West fo

#3 Mount Baker

Mount Baker ( Lummi : Qwú’mə Kwəlshéːn ; Nooksack : Kw’eq Smaenit or Kwelshán ), also known as Koma Kulshan or simply Kulshan , is a 10,781   ft (3,286   m) active [9] glacier -covered andesitic stratovolcano [5] in the Cascade Volcanic Arc and the North Cascades of Washington in the United States.

#4 Mount Washington (Pittsburgh)

Mount Washington is a hill in Pittsburgh , on the southern banks of the Monongahela River and Ohio River . Hill in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA This article is about the mountain. For the neighborhood, see Mount Washington, Pittsburgh (neighborhood) . Mount Washington Highest   point Coordinates 40

#5 Dunn Peak

Dunn Peak (sometimes known locally as the Dunn Peaks ) is a group of peaks in the central Interior of British Columbia , Canada . Its most prominent summit, Matterhorn Peak, rises to 2,636 metres (8,648   ft) , making it the highest point in the Shuswap Highland . [3] Dunn Peak Dunn Peaks Matterhorn

#6 Mount Meron

Mount Meron ( Hebrew : הַר מֵירוֹן , Har Meron ; Arabic : جبل الجرمق , Jabal al-Jarmaq ) [1] is a mountain in the Upper Galilee region of Israel . It has special significance in Jewish religious tradition and parts of it have been declared a nature reserve. At 1,208 metres (3,963   ft) above sea lev

#7 Ama Dablam

Ama Dablam is a mountain in the eastern Himalayan range of Province No. 1 , Nepal . The main peak is 6,812 metres (22,349   ft) , the lower western peak is 6,170 metres (20,243   ft) . Ama Dablam means "Mother's necklace"; the long ridges on each side like the arms of a mother ( ama ) protecting her

#8 La Soufrière (volcano)

La Soufrière or Soufrière Saint Vincent ( French pronunciation:   ​ [sufʁjɛʁ sɛ̃ vɛ̃sɑ̃] ) is an active stratovolcano on the Caribbean island of Saint Vincent in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines . It is the highest peak in Saint Vincent, and has had five recorded explosive eruptions since 1718. The

#9 Calton Hill

Calton Hill ( / ˈ k ɔː l t ən / ) is a hill in central Edinburgh , Scotland , situated beyond the east end of Princes Street and included in the city's UNESCO World Heritage Site . Views of, and from, the hill are often used in photographs and paintings of the city. Hill in central Edinburgh, Scotla

#10 Kandel (mountain)

The Kandel is a mountain, 1,241.4 metres high, in the Black Forest in the south of Baden-Württemberg , Germany . Kandel Summit with Kandelhof , Berghotel and pyramid (from left to right) Highest   point Elevation 1,241.4   m (4,073   ft) Coordinates 48°03′44″N 08°00′43″E Geography Kandel The locatio

#11 Kīlauea

Kīlauea ( US : / ˌ k ɪ l ə ˈ w eɪ ə / KIL -ə- WAY -ə , Hawaiian:   [kiːlɐwˈwɛjə] ) is an active shield volcano in the Hawaiian Islands . Located along the southeastern shore of the Big Island of Hawai ʻ i , the volcano is between 210,000 and 280,000 years old and emerged above sea level about 100,00

#12 Antuco (volcano)

Antuco Volcano is a stratovolcano located in the Bío Bío Region of Chile , near Sierra Velluda and on the shore of Laguna del Laja . Mountain in Chile Antuco Highest   point Elevation 2,979   m (9,774   ft) Coordinates 37°24′21″S 71°20′57″W Geography Antuco Location of Antuco in Chile Location Chile

#13 Blidinje Nature Park

Blidinje Nature Park ( Bosnian : Park prirode Blidinje ) is a nature park in Bosnia and Herzegovina , established on 30 April 1995. It is situated at the Blidinje plateau , in the heart of Dinaric Alps , between major mountains of the range, Čvrsnica , Čabulja and Vran , with characteristic karstic

#14 Mount Hibok-Hibok

Mount Hibok-Hibok (also known as Catarman Volcano [3] [4] ) is a stratovolcano on Camiguin Island in the Philippines . [1] It is one of the active volcanoes in the country and part of the Pacific ring of fire . Stratovolcano on Camiguin island in the Philippines Hibok ‑ Hibok Catarman Volcano Highes

#15 Paris Mountain State Park

Paris Mountain State Park is a state park in the U.S. state of South Carolina , located five miles (8   km) north of Greenville . [5] [6] Activities available in the 1,540-acre (6   km 2 ) park include hiking , biking , swimming and picnicking . [1] The 13-acre (52,609   m 2 ) Lake Placid offers swi

#16 Shoushan (Kaohsiung)

Shoushan ( Chinese : 壽山 , also commonly known in English as Monkey Mountain or Apes' Hill , in Japanese as Kotobuki-yama ) is a mountain in Gushan District , Kaohsiung , Taiwan , north of the main entrance to Kaohsiung Harbor . It was named Ape Hill by the Dutch in the 17th century to describe many

#17 Union Hill, Richmond, Virginia

Union Hill is a historic district of Richmond , Virginia . According to the Richmond Times Dispatch , the neighborhood "generally is bordered on the south by East Marshall Street and Jefferson Avenue, on the west by Mosby Street, on the north by O and Carrington streets, and angled on the east by No

#18 Platåberget

Platåberget is a mountain in Nordenskiöld Land on the island of Spitsbergen in Svalbard , Norway . It is 464 meters (1,522   ft) tall and has a distinct plateau shape, for which it is named. It is bordered to the west by Bjørndalen , to the east by Blomsterdalen and to the north by Hotellneset and A

#19 Brocken

The Brocken , also sometimes referred to as the Blocksberg , is the highest peak in the Harz mountain range and also the highest peak in Northern Germany ; it is near Schierke in the German state of Saxony-Anhalt between the rivers Weser and Elbe . Although its elevation of 1,141 metres (3,743   ft)

#20 Schneeberg (Fichtel Mountains)

At 1,051   m   above   sea level (NN) , the Schneeberg is the highest mountain in the Fichtelgebirge , a mountain range in Upper Franconia in northeast Bavaria , Germany. It can be readily identified from a distance by its squat tower - a relic of the Cold War . The summit comprises a jumble of gran

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Reservoir / Reservoir

#1 Madison Lake (Minnesota)

Madison Lake (sometimes styled Lake Madison [1] ) is a lake in Blue Earth County , Minnesota , United States . [2] The lake covers an area of 1,446 acres (5.85   km 2 ) and is 59 feet (18   m) deep at its deepest point. [3] It is named after President James Madison [4] The city of Madison Lake, Minn

#2 Lac à la Chute

Lac à la Chute (English: Lake of the Fall) is a freshwater body on the hydrographic side of rivière à la Chute , located in the unorganized territory of Lac-Jacques-Cartier , in the MRC La Côte-de-Beaupré Regional County Municipality , Quebec , Canada. Lake in Capitale-Nationale, Quebec, Canada Body

#3 Budd Lake (Michigan)

Budd Lake is a 175-acre (0.7   km 2 ) lake in Clare County , in the central region of Michigan's lower peninsula . Lake in the state of Lakes of Michigan, United States Body of water Budd Lake Looking south from Wilson State Park Budd Lake Location Clare County, Michigan Coordinates 44°01′22″N 84°47

#4 Glencar Lough

Glencar Lough ( Irish : Loch Ghleann an Chairthe , meaning ' lake of the glen of the pillar stone ' ), [4] [5] locally known as Glencar Lake , is a freshwater lake in the northwest of Ireland. It covers an area of 1.15 square kilometres (284 acres) and lies mostly in County Leitrim with a smaller pa

#5 Kulamavu Dam

Kulamavu Dam is a gravity / masonry dam on Kilivillithode which is a tributary of the Periyar river in Arakkulam village , Idukki district of Kerala , India . It is one of the three dams associated with the Idukki hydro electric power project in the Indian state of Kerala . [1] This dam is located t

#6 Lake Las Vegas

Lake Las Vegas in Henderson, Nevada , refers to a 320-acre (130   ha) reservoir and the 3,592-acre (1,454   ha) developed area around the reservoir. [2] [3] The area is sometimes referred to as the Lake Las Vegas Resort . It is being developed by 5 companies including Lake at Las Vegas Joint Venture

#7 Hollingworth Lake

Hollingworth Lake is a 130-acre (53   ha) reservoir at Smithy Bridge in Littleborough , Greater Manchester , England. It was originally built as the main water source for the Rochdale Canal , but developed as a tourist resort from the 1860s. Hotels were built around it, helped by the arrival of the

#8 Bakhtiari Dam

The Bakhtiari Dam is an arch dam currently under construction on the Bakhtiari River within the Zagros Mountains on the border of Lorestan and Khuzestan Provinces , Iran . At a planned height of 325 metres (1,066   ft) , [2] it will be the world's tallest dam once completed and withhold the second l

#9 Oguta Lake

Oguta Lake is a lean 'finger lake' formed by the damming of the lower Njaba River with alluvium. [2] It is the largest natural lake in Imo State , Southeastern Nigeria ; [3] within the equatorial rainforest region of Niger Delta . [3] Oguta Lake's catchment area comprises the drainage area of the Nj

#10 Lake Palcacocha

Palcacocha (possibly from Quechua pallqa, p'allqa, p'alqa forked, branched, fork , qucha lake) [1] [2] is a glacier lake in the Andes mountain range of South America in northwestern Peru located in the Ancash Region , Huaraz Province . Body of water Lake Palcacocha 2002 Lake Palcacocha Location Anca

#11 Hanging Lake

Hanging Lake is a lake in the U.S. State of Colorado . It is located in Glenwood Canyon , about 7 miles (11   km) east of Glenwood Springs, Colorado and is a popular tourist destination. When open, the lake is reached via a trailhead located along the Glenwood Canyon Bike and Pedestrian Path that ru

#12 Lake Chillisquaque

Lake Chillisquaque (also known as Montour Lake [2] ) is a lake and reservoir in Montour County, Pennsylvania , in the United States. It has a surface area of 165 acres. [3] [4] The lake is situated on Middle Branch Chillisquaque Creek , which it is named after. Nearby communities include Danville an

#13 Idukki Dam

The Idukki Dam is a double curvature Arch dam constructed across the Periyar River in a narrow gorge between two granite hills locally known as Kuravan and Kurathi in Idukki district , Kerala , India . At 168.91 metres (554.2   ft) , [1] it is one of the highest arch dams in Asia . It is constructed

#14 Lake Chad

Lake Chad ( French : Lac Tchad ) is a historically large, shallow, endorheic lake in Central Africa , which has varied in size over the centuries. According to the Global Resource Information Database of the United Nations Environment Programme , it shrank by as much as 95% from about 1963 to 1998.

#15 West Point Lake

West Point Lake is a man-made reservoir located mostly in west-central Georgia on the Chattahoochee River and maintained by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE). The Chattahoochee river flows in from the north, before flowing through the West Point Dam , which impounds the lake, and continuing t

#16 Jennings Randolph Lake

Jennings Randolph Lake is a reservoir of 952 acres (3.85   km 2 ) located on the North Branch Potomac River in Garrett County , Maryland and Mineral County , West Virginia . It is approximately eight miles upstream of Bloomington, Maryland , and approximately five miles north of Elk Garden, West Vir

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River / River

#1 Grantham Canal

The Grantham Canal ran 33 miles (53   km) from Grantham through 18 locks to West Bridgford, where it joined the River Trent . It was built primarily for the transportation of coal to Grantham. It opened in 1797 and its profitability steadily increased until 1841. It was then sold to a railway compan

#2 Carbon Canal

The Carbon Canal is an irrigation canal in the central portion of Utah , United States. The canal was constructed by the Carbon Canal Company between 1907 and 1909 to provide water to agricultural fields west and south of the Price River . Irrigation canal in Utah, United States Diversion weir on th

#3 Amper

The Amper , called the Ammer upstream of the Ammersee , through which it runs, is the largest tributary of the Isar in southern Bavaria , Germany. It flows generally north-eastward, reaching the Isar in Moosburg , about 185 kilometres (115   mi) from its source in the Ammergau Alps , with a flow of

#4 Wakapuaka River

The Wakapuaka River is a river of the Nelson Region of New Zealand's South Island . It flows generally north from its origins in the north of the Bryant Range 14 kilometres (8.7   mi) east of Nelson city centre to reach Delaware Bay , an indentation in the northeast coast of Tasman Bay / Te Tai-o-Ao

#5 Grand Junction Canal

The Grand Junction Canal is a canal in England from Braunston in Northamptonshire to the River Thames at Brentford , with a number of branches. The mainline was built between 1793 and 1805, to improve the route from the Midlands to London, by-passing the upper reaches of the River Thames near Oxford

#6 Moon River (Ontario)

The Moon River is a river in the municipalities of Georgian Bay and Muskoka Lakes , District Municipality of Muskoka in Central Ontario , Canada . [2] [1] [3] [4] [5] It flows from Lake Muskoka at the community of Bala to Georgian Bay , Lake Huron , south of Parry Sound . The name of the river is th

#7 Somerset Coal Canal

The Somerset Coal Canal (originally known as the Somersetshire Coal Canal ) was a narrow canal in England, built around 1800. Its route began in basins at Paulton and Timsbury , ran to nearby Camerton , over two aqueducts at Dunkerton , through a tunnel at Combe Hay , then via Midford and Monkton Co

#8 Gunlom Falls

The Gunlom Falls , formerly Waterfall Creek Falls , is a cascading waterfall on the Waterfall Creek located in the Kakadu National Park in the Northern Territory , Australia. The falls are also known as UDP Falls and are perhaps most famous for making an appearance in the movie Crocodile Dundee . [2

#9 Oregon Jack Provincial Park

Oregon Jack Provincial Park is a provincial park in British Columbia , Canada located in the Clear Range west of Ashcroft . It protects the limestone canyon of Oregon Jack Creek , at the head of which is a waterfall named the Notch, above which is included a wetland area. The site was an important F

#10 Seven Wonders of the Waterways

The Seven Wonders of the Waterways is a list of landmarks on the navigable waterways of the United Kingdom . The list was originally compiled in 1946 [1] by Robert Aickman , co-founder of the Inland Waterways Association (IWA), at a time when the waterways network was largely derelict. [2] Today, th

#11 High Peak Junction

High Peak Junction , near Cromford , Derbyshire , England , is the name now used to describe the site where the former Cromford and High Peak Railway (C&HPR), whose workshops were located here, meets the Cromford Canal . It lies within Derwent Valley Mills World Heritage Site , designated in 2001, [

#12 Manchester Ship Canal

The Manchester Ship Canal is a 36-mile-long (58   km) inland waterway in the North West of England linking Manchester to the Irish Sea . Starting at the Mersey Estuary at Eastham, near Ellesmere Port , Cheshire , it generally follows the original routes of the rivers Mersey and Irwell through the hi

#13 Duckport Canal

Duckport Canal was built by Union forces during the Vicksburg campaign of the American Civil War . Ordered built in late March 1863 by Major General Ulysses S. Grant , the canal stretched from the Mississippi River near Duckport, Louisiana , to New Carthage, Louisiana , and was intended to provide a

#14 Bayou Manchac

Bayou Manchac is an 18-mile-long (29   km) [1] bayou in southeast Louisiana , USA. First called the Iberville River ("rivière d'Iberville") by its French discoverers, [2] [3] the bayou was once a very important waterway linking the Mississippi River (west end) to the Amite River (east end). [4] [3]

#15 San Juan River (Vancouver Island)

The San Juan River is a river that flows from east to west through southern Vancouver Island in British Columbia , Canada . The river originates in the Seymour Range , flows westward through the San Juan Valley to Port San Juan at Port Renfrew . [1] River on Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canad

#16 Lichfield Canal

The Lichfield Canal , as it is now known, was historically a part of the Wyrley and Essington Canal , being the section of that canal from Ogley Junction at Brownhills on the northern Birmingham Canal Navigations to Huddlesford Junction , east of Lichfield , on the Coventry Canal , a length of 7 mil

#17 Tulameen River

The Tulameen River [4] is a tributary of the Similkameen River in the Canadian province of British Columbia . The Tulameen River is part of the Columbia River drainage basin, being a tributary of the Similkameen River, which flows into the Okanagan River , which flows into the Columbia River . River

#18 Touchet River

The Touchet River / ˈ t uː ʃ i / is a 55-mile (89   km) tributary of the Walla Walla River in southeastern Washington in the United States . The Touchet River drains an area of about 740 square miles (1,900   km 2 ) in Columbia County and Walla Walla County . [4] [5] River in Washington, United Stat

#19 Wyrley and Essington Canal

The Wyrley and Essington Canal , known locally as "the Curly Wyrley ", is a canal in the English Midlands . As built it ran from Wolverhampton to Huddlesford Junction near Lichfield , with a number of branches: some parts are currently derelict. Pending planned restoration to Huddlesford, the naviga

#20 Duluth Ship Canal

The Duluth Ship Canal is an artificial canal cut through Minnesota Point , providing direct access to Duluth harbor from Lake Superior . Begun privately in 1871, it was put under federal supervision and maintenance several years later. It is still an important component of the harbor facilities. Dul

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Sea / Sea

#1 Great Egg Harbor Bay

Great Egg Harbor Bay (or Great Egg Harbor ) is a bay between Atlantic and Cape May counties along the southern New Jersey coast. The name derives from Dutch explorer Cornelius Jacobsen May 's description of the plentiful birds laying eggs, naming the waters Eyren Haven , which translates to Egg Harb

#2 Pukerua Bay

Pukerua Bay is a small seaside suburb at the southern end of the Kapiti Coast , New Zealand . In local government terms it is the northernmost suburb of Porirua City, in the Wellington Region . It is 12   km north of the Porirua City Centre on State Highway 59 , and 30   km north of central Wellingt

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