Oder-Spree Canal

Oder-Spree Canal

 

a canal in the German Democratic Republic, extending from the southeastern edge of Berlin on the Spree to Wernsdorf on the Oder. It is 83.7 km long and has an average depth of 1.85 m. It has five locks to compensate for the difference in elevation (15 m) along its course. The cities of Fürstenwalde and Eisenhüttenstadt are situated along the canal.

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1 388 m long runway along the Mielenzhafen and the Oder-Spree canal in the inner city area of Eisenhttenstadt creates an important way of connecting the city and the water, making it safe for traffic.