River Wantsum

The River Wantsum is a tributary of the River Stour, in , England. Formerly, the River Wantsum and the River Stour together formed the Wantsum Channel, which separated the from the mainland of Kent.

Notable Places in the Area

is situated 1½ miles southeast of River Wantsum. Photo: Nick Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a village and coastal resort about 3 miles east of in south-east England, in a ward of the same name, in the district of . is situated 1½ miles west of River Wantsum. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is both a village and a civil parish in the Thanet District of , England. is situated 2 miles southeast of River Wantsum. Photo: Nick Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a hamlet within the civil parish of , near , . is situated 2 miles southwest of River Wantsum. Photo: Nick Smith, CC BY-SA 2.0.

River Wantsum

51.3764° or 51° 22' 35" north
1.2356° or 1° 14' 8" east
Open Location Code
3 feet (1 metre)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Cebuano: River Wantsum
  • German: River Wantsum
  • Norwegian: Wantsum
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Wantsum
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: River Wantsum
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Wantsum
  • Swedish: River Wantsum
  • Welsh: Afon Wantsum

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