Syre (river)

Summary

The Syre or Syr (Luxembourgish: Sir) is a river flowing through Luxembourg, joining the Moselle in Mertert. It flows through Schuttrange, Roodt-sur-Syre, Betzdorf and Manternach.

Syre
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Syre near Schuttrange
Location
CountryLuxembourg
Physical characteristics
Source 
 • locationSyren
 • elevation283 m (928 ft)
MouthMoselle
 • coordinates
49°41′55″N 6°28′52″E / 49.69861°N 6.48111°E / 49.69861; 6.48111 (Syre mouth)Coordinates: 49°41′55″N 6°28′52″E / 49.69861°N 6.48111°E / 49.69861; 6.48111 (Syre mouth)
Length30 km (19 mi)
Basin size193 km2 (75 sq mi)
Basin features
ProgressionMoselleRhineNorth Sea