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the river that crosses our town

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Our river

  1. 1. Rio Jamor: Our Portuguese River
  2. 2. Rio Jamor is a Portuguese river rises in Carregueira hill, in Sintra, and flows into the River Tagus in Cruz Quebrada. The upper section is also known as stream beauty. The main tributary of the left bank of the river is Carenque river. Until 18 th century the river was bigger and too important for the life of the people that lived around it, but with the great earthquake in 1755, the river change is way and became a small river. The river passes through important places like Queluz or Jamor Sports Complex and the National Stadium where the match tennis Estoril Open happens. • Water line: (301 08) • Basin Area: 44.5 km2 • Length: 16 km • Form Factor: 0.174 • Time of concentration: 3.7 (h) (Wikipedia)
  3. 3. Carregueira Hill : the place were the river borns
  4. 4. The place of birth… Outside The entrance Going down… The fountain From the bottom to the top
  5. 5. A fountain…
  6. 6. Queluz. The park of the town
  7. 7. Queluz: At the river bank
  8. 8. Queluz: 17th century Royal Palace
  9. 9. The river mouth during the summer
  10. 10. Did you enjoyed your trip? Later we tell you more about our river!!!

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