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Itchen (Hampshire)

Definition (,_Hampshire)

The River Itchen (previously also known as the River Alre) is a river in Hampshire, England. It flows from mid-Hampshire to join with Southampton Water below the Itchen Bridge in the city of Southampton. The river has a total length of 28 miles (45 km), and is noted as one of the world's premier chalk streams for fly fishing, especially using dry fly or nymphing techniques. (Wikipedia)

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N/AChalk stream

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N/ATest and Itchen catchment

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River Itchen (Hampshire)

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