Is the Clyde the longest river in Scotland?

What are the 7 longest rivers in the UK?

Longest rivers of the United Kingdom

Rank River Length (miles)
1 River Severn 220
2 River Thames 215
3 River Trent 185
4 River Wye 155

What is the main river in Scotland?

River Clyde, Scotland’s most famous and important river (and firth, or estuary), about 106 miles (170 km) in length, discharging to the Atlantic on the western coast.

What’s the longest river in the British Isles?

What is the UK’s longest river? It is a question that regularly pops up in pub quizzes and trivia books but the answer may not be clear cut.

  • What is the UK’s longest river? …
  • Textbooks tell us the River Severn is the longest – at 220 miles (354km), and the River Thames slightly shorter at 215 miles (346km) long.

What is the deepest river in Scotland?

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Loch Morar
Primary outflows River Morar
Catchment area 168 square kilometres (65 sq mi)
Basin countries Scotland
Max. length 18.8 km (11.7 mi)

Which is longest river in the world?


  • Nile: 4,132 miles.
  • Amazon: 4,000 miles.
  • Yangtze: 3,915 miles.

What is the capital city of Scotland?

How do you say river in Scottish?

Abhainn (Gaelic) River [aveen or locally aween] Avon (Scotland and England) / Afon (Welsh and Pictish) River.

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