A river, about 300 km (185 mi) long, of southeast Ontario, Canada. It is part of the Trent-Severn Waterway, about 385 km (240 mi) long, which connects Lake Ontario with Georgian Bay.
A river, about 275 km (170 mi) long, of central England flowing generally northeast to join the Ouse River and form the Humber estuary.
Trent-river Sentence Examples
French river, the outlet of Lake Nipissing, and Severn river, draining Lake Simcoe, come into Georgian Bay from the east, and canals have been projected to connect Lake Huron with the St Lawrence by each of these routes, the northern one to make use of the Ottawa and the southern one of Trent river.
In 1613 he explored the Ottawa river as far as Allumette Island; in 1615, starting from Montreal, he reached the Georgian Bay by way of the Ottawa river, Lake Nipissing and French river, and then by way of Lakes Couchiching and Simcoe and the Trent river system of lakes and streams made his way to Lake Ontario, called by him Entouhoronon.
It is proposed to have the eastern terminus of the Trent canal system '(see' Great Lakes) at the head of the bay of Quinte, entering through the Trent river.