The Scie at Dénestanville, looking upstream.
|Native name||La Scie (French)|
|⁃ location||Pays de Caux|
|⁃ elevation||140 m (460 ft)|
|Length||37 km (23 mi)|
|Basin size||217 km2 (84 sq mi)|
|⁃ average||1.8 m3/s (64 cu ft/s)|
The river rises at Saint-Victor-l'Abbaye and passes through Auffay, Saint-Maclou-de-Folleville, Longueville-sur-Scie, Anneville-sur-Scie, Heugleville-sur-Scie, Saint-Aubin-sur-Scie and finally Hautot-sur-Mer.
In the past, the river was host to 43 watermills that powered machinery to process wheat, cotton, tannin and flax for linen. Two mills still exist today, at Saint-Maclou-de-Folleville (the moulin of Arbalète) and at Auffay. Today, the activities of the valley includes the production of apples and cider.
- This article is based on the equivalent article from the French Wikipedia, consulted on October 12th 2008.