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  Oise - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Oise is a département in the north of France named after the Oise River.
Oise was one of the original 83 departments created during the French Revolution on March 4, 1790.
Oise is part of the current region of Picardie and is situated 35 km north of Paris.
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 OISE - LoveToKnow Article on OISE
, a river of northern Franfe, tributary to the Seine, flowing south-west from the Belgian frontier and traversing the departments of Aisne, Oise and Seine-et-Oise.
The most important river is the Oise, which flows through a broad and fertile valley from north-east to south-west, past the towns of Noyon, Cornpigne, Pont St Maxence and Creil.
Oise is served by the Northern railway, on which Creil is an important junction, and its commerce is facilitated by the Oise and its lateral canal and the Aisne, which afford about 70 m.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /O/OI/OISE.htm   (797 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Oise (river)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Oise (river), river, western Europe, rising in the Ardennes area of southern Belgium.
Compiègne, town in north central France, in Oise Department, on the Oise River, at the northwestern edge of the Compiègne Forest, in Île-de-France....
Aisne (ancient Axona), river, northern France, a tributary of the Oise River.
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 AllRefer.com - Oise, river, Belgium and France, France (French Physical Geography) - Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Oise, river, Belgium and France, French Physical Geography
Oise, river, 186 mi (299 km) long, rising in the Ardennes Mts., S Belgium, and flowing through N France generally SW past CompiEgne to join the Seine River near Pontoise.
Navigable for most of its length, the Oise is an important transportation route; canals link it with the Aisne, Sambre, and ThErain rivers.
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 Oise River --  Encyclopædia Britannica
river, rising in Belgium in the Ardennes mountains southeast of Chimay.
With its major tributaries, especially the Marne, Oise, and Eure rivers, it drains most of the Paris Basin and upper Normandy and is an important waterway to and from Paris...
The capital of the Oise department in the Picardie region of northern France, the town of Beauvais is located at the juncture of the Thérain and Avelon rivers, north of Paris.
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 Waterways in France (part 3)
Loire River • Marne River • Marne-Rhin Canal • Meuse River • Moselle River
Oise River • Rhine Canals • Rhine River • Rhône River • Saône River • Seine River
Coal, coke, grain, timber, and iron ore are the principal cargoes carried on the river.
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 Oise River - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Oise river is a tributary of the Seine River in Belgium and France.
It flows into the Seine in Conflans-Sainte-Honorine, near Paris.
Oise (named after the river): Noyon, Compiègne, Creil
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 Oise River Encyclopedia Article, Definition, History, Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
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 ‘Oise River’ By G. Anibal in Early 20th Cent Wood Frame
‘Oise River’ By G. Anibal in Early 20th Cent Wood Frame
Description: This lovely print of a watercolor or pen/pencil work is called “Oise River” and is signed G. Anibal.
In the left corner is marked Copyright Bernart Corp. The picture depicts a path and trees along the river.
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 Oise River --  Britannica Concise Encyclopedia - Your gateway to all Britannica has to offer!
Oise River --  Britannica Concise Encyclopedia - Your gateway to all Britannica has to offer!
Flowing southwest into the Seine, the Oise is 188 mi (302 km) long.
It is a link in the canal system between the Seine and the canals of northern France.
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 Oise River -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-20)
Oise River -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article
It gave its name to two French (Click link for more info and facts about département) départements: (Click link for more info and facts about Oise) Oise and (Click link for more info and facts about Val-d'Oise) Val-d'Oise.
See also: (Click link for more info and facts about Rivers of France) Rivers of France
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/o/oi/oise_river.htm   (72 words)

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