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Bras Saint-Victor
RiviereBrasSt-Victor.jpg
River of "Bras Saint-Victor" near its confluence with the river.
Bras Saint-Victor is located in Quebec
Bras Saint-Victor
Country Canada
Province Quebec
Region Chaudière-Appalaches
MRC Beauce-Sartigan Regional County Municipality, Robert-Cliche Regional County Municipality
Physical characteristics
Main source Forested streams
La Guadeloupe
405 metres (1,329 ft)
River mouth Chaudière River
Beauceville
140 metres (460 ft)
Length 40.3 kilometres (25.0 mi)
Basin features
River system St. Lawrence River
Tributaries
  • Left:
    (upstream) ruisseau Cliche, ruisseau des Castors, ruisseau Mathieu, ruisseau des Ormes, rivière du Cinq, rivière Prévost-Gilbert, rivière des Hamel, ruisseau Vermette, ruisseau Bernard, ruisseau Vaseux
  • Right:
    (upstream) ruisseau Félix, ruisseau de la Pointe, ruisseau Poulin-Latulippe, ruisseau Le Petit Shenley, Décharge du Dix

The Bras Saint-Victor (in English: Saint-Victor arm) is a tributary of the west shore of the Chaudière River which flows northward to empty onto the south shore of the St. Lawrence River. It flows in the administrative region of Chaudière-Appalaches, in Quebec, in Canada, in Beauce-Sartigan Regional County Municipality: municipalities La Guadeloupe and Saint-Éphrem-de-Beauce; and Robert-Cliche Regional County Municipality: municipalities Saint-Victor, Saint-Jules and Beauceville.

Toponymy

The toponym “bras Saint-Victor” was made official on December 5, 1968 at the Commission de toponymie du Québec.

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