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Ferrée River
Ferrée River (L'Islet) is located in Quebec
Ferrée River (L'Islet)
Native name Rivière Ferrée
Country Canada
Province Quebec
Region Chaudière-Appalaches
MRC L'Islet Regional County Municipality
Physical characteristics
Main source Lake Litalien
Sainte-Louise
47 metres (154 ft)
47°14′37″N 70°10′16″W / 47.243679°N 70.171117°W / 47.243679; -70.171117
River mouth St. Lawrence River
Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies
4 metres (13 ft)
47°19′00″N 70°08′42″W / 47.31667°N 70.145°W / 47.31667; -70.145
Length 10.3 kilometres (6.4 mi)
Basin features
Tributaries
  • Left:
    (upstream) ruisseau de la Côte des Chutes, ruisseau Francoeur
  • Right:
    (upstream) Le Bras, Joncas River

The Ferrée River (in French: Rivière Ferrée) is a tributary of the south shore of the St. Lawrence River where it flows into the small hamlet of Village-des-Aulnaies, located southwest of the village of La Pocatière and north-east of the village of Saint-Roch-des-Aulnaies.

Toponymy

The toponym Rivière Ferrée was formalized on December 5, 1968 at the Commission de toponymie du Québec.

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