- Ebbw River
The Ebbw River ( _cy. Afon Ebwy) is a
riverin South Wales.
The main Ebbw River is formed by the
confluenceof the two minor Ebbw rivers, Ebbw Fach, and Ebbw Fawr(the latter of which gives its name to Ebbw Vale).
River Sirhowyflows into the Ebbw at Crosskeys, then the river continues flowing south east, through the town of Risca, then through the western suburbs of Newport, alongside Tredegar Park.
The Ebbw then in turn joins with the
River Usk, before flowing into the Severn Estuary.
Note that the correct name for the river is "Ebbw River", not the more usual "River Ebbw".
* [http://www.xkeys.free-online.co.uk/photos/june01/image005.htm A picture of the Ebbw River]
* [http://www.geograph.org.uk/search.php?i=2796848 www.geograph.co.uk : photos of the Ebbw River and surrounding area] & [http://www.geograph.org.uk/search.php?i=2796857 here]
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