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Canal Nimy – Blaton - Peronnes is the link from Canal du Centre to the Schelde (Haute Escaut).


Canal Nimy - Blaton - Peronnes | Belgium: Characteristics & Overview

Rating of waterway

Length of waterway: 38.9 km
Number of locks: 2
Lock dimensions: 86.00 x 12.00
Max. depth: 2.50
Degree of difficulty: Some experience is an advantage
Requirements: Boating license essential
Character of waterway: no rating
Profile of waterway: Main waterway
Facilities groundside: no rating

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Waterway has access to:

Canal Blaton-Ath / Dender | Belgium
Canal du Centre | Belgium
Schelde / Escaut River | Belgium

It is the most important connection from Brussels / Charleroi to the Schelde (l’Escaut), and therewith to the waterways of northern France. The canal crosses southern Hennegau and is, with its old towns, rather charming even though industry is strongly present too.