- River Stort
name = Stort
country = United Kingdom
length = 38
source_location = Nr. Langley,
source_elevation = 125
mouth_location = Nr.
Hoddesdon, Hertfordshireinto River Lea
River Stort is a
tributaryof the River Lee which it joins at Hoddesdon, Hertfordshireat Feildes Weir
River Stort takes its name from
Bishop's Stortford, a town through which it flows. It was given the name in the 16th century.
It begins in Langley Hills, near Clavering, in
Essex. After flowing through Bishop's Stortford, the river continues as the Stort Navigationfor another 13.25 miles (21.32 km) through Hertfordshirepast Harlowto Feildes Weirnear Hoddesdon, where it joins the River Lee.
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