On the right the Loire receives the waters of the Furens, the Arroux, the Nivre, the Maine (formed by the Mayenne and the Sarthe with its affluent the Loir), and the Erdre, which joins the Loire at Nantes; on the left, the Allier (which receives the Dore and the Sioule), the Loiret, the Cher, the Indre, the Vienne with its affluent the Creuse, the Thouet, and the Svre-Nantaise.
Loir-et-CI Besides the industrial districts the most thickly Loire -
LOIR-ET-CHER Blois LoT Cahors .
PARIS - - Seine, Aube, Eure-et-Loir, Marne, Seine-et-Marne, Seine-et-Oise, Yonne.
Indre-et-Loire, Loir-et-Cher, Loiret.
- Seine, Cher, Eure-et-Loir, Loir-et-Cher, Loiret, Marne, Oise, Seine-et-Marne, Seine-et-Oise.
EURE-ET-LOIR, an inland department of north-western France, formed in 1790 of portions of Orleanais and Normandy.
The northern part of Eure-et-Loir is watered by the Eure, with its tributaries the Vegre, Blaise and Avre, a small western portion by the Huisne, and the south by the Loir with its tributaries the Conic and the Ozanne.
Eure-et-Loir exports the products of its soil and live-stock; its imports include coal, wine and wearing apparel.
CHARTRES, a city of north-western France, capital of the department of Eure-et-Loir, 55 m.
By Loir-et-Cher and Indre, S.
Belsia), a physical region of north-central France, comprising large portions of the departments of Eure-etLoir and Loir-et-Cher, and also extending into those of Loiret and Seine-et-Oise.
M., its limits being roughly defined by the course of the Essonne on the E., of the Loire on the S., and of the Brenne, the Loir and the Eure towards the W., though in the latter direction it extends somewhat beyond these boundaries.
WILLIAM HENRY WADDINGTON (1826-1894), French statesman, was born at St Remi-sur-l'Avre (Eure-et-Loir) on the 11th of December 1826.
Their territory corresponded to the dioceses of Chartres, Orleans and Blois, that is, the greater part of the modern departments of Eure-et-Loir, Loiret, Loir-et-Cher.
BLOIS, a town of central France, capital of the department of Loir-et-Cher, 35 m.
By Eure-et Loir, and E.
CHAMBORD, a village of central France, in the department of Loir-et-Cher, on the left bank of the Cosson, 10 m.
JEAN BAPTISTE DONATIEN DE VIMEUR, ROCHAMBEAU Comte De (1725-1807), French soldier, was born at Vendome (Loir-et-Cher) on the 1st of July 1725.
ANET, a town of northern France, in the department of Eure-et-Loir, situated between the rivers Eure and Vegre, 10 m.
PERCHE, a region of northern France extending over the departments of Orne, Eure, Eure-et-Loir and Sarthe.