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Gers is a 178 km long river in southern France. Its source is in the foothills of the Pyrenees, near Lannemezan. It flows north through the départements Hautes-Pyrénées, Gers and Lot-et-Garonne. It flows into the Garonne near Agen. The city Auch lies along the river Gers. It gives its name to the Gers département. For the Second World War frigate class, see River class frigate The Murray River in Australia A river is a large natural waterway. ... Central Pyrenees The Pyrenees (French: Pyrénées; Spanish: Pirineos; Occitan: Pirenèus or Pirenèas; Catalan Pirineus; Aragonese: Perinés; Basque: Pirinioak) are a range of mountains in southwest Europe that form a natural border between France and Spain. ... The départements (or departments) are administrative units of France, roughly analogous to British counties. ... Hautes-Pyrénées is a département in southwestern France. ... Gers is a département in the southwest of France named after the Gers River. ... Lot-et-Garonne is a département in the southwest of France named after the Lot and Garonne rivers. ... The Garonne ( Latin: Garumna, Occitan: Garona) is a river in southwest France, with a length of 575 km (357 miles). ... Agen is a city and commune located in the Aquitaine région in southern France, on the river Garonne. ... Auch is a town and commune in southwestern France. ... Gers is a département in the southwest of France named after the Gers River. ...


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Gers River - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (79 words)
Gers is a 178 km long river in southern France.
It flows north through the départements Hautes-Pyrénées, Gers and Lot-et-Garonne.
The city Auch lies along the river Gers.
Midi-Pyrenees Departement Information (1290 words)
Gers is bordered by the département of Lot-et-Garonne [region of Aquitaine] to the north, Tarn-et-Garonne to the northeast, Haute-Garonne to the east and southeast, Hautes-Pyrénées to the south, and Landes [region of Aquitaine] to the east.
It is bordered, to the north, by the département of Tarn-et-Garonne, to the northeast by Tarn, to the southeast by Ariège, to the south by Spain, to the southwest by Hautes-Pyrénées and to the west by Gers.
It is surrounded by the Département of Gers to the north, Haute-Garonne to the east, Spain to the south and the département of Pyrénées-Atlantiques [region of Aquitaine] to the west.
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