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River Thames

Bodies of water

The River Thames is a river that flows through southern England, most notably through London. At 215 miles (346 km), it is the longest river entirely in England and the second longest in the United Kingdom, after the River Severn.


  • Administration 

  • Human activity 

  • Physical and natural aspects 

  • Human history 

  • The active river 

  • Pollution 

  • Sport 

  • The Thames in the arts 

  • Major flood events