The seven flour mill was in use for of centuries of years: since the Ottoman era. The site and the Yarkon river in a picture from 1930s’ (source: TLV100.net). Israel National trail mark on a street light post nearby. The Yarkon Park surrounds the river. ★ Yarkon Railway. This article states that the river "became increasingly polluted after the 1950s". The source of the Yarkon is at Tel Afek, north of Petah Tikva. Black Friday Sale: 50% OFF . Since then the water quality has improved. a stone weir was built to provide the water pressure to run the 11 milestones, each grained about 50 kg per an hour. The Yarkon River, also Yarqon River, is a river in central Israel. Subcategories. Its Arabic name, al-Auja, means "the meandering". The Yarkon is the largest coastal river in Israel, at 27.5 km in length. Note: The Upper Yarkon River is a the only part of the river where you can see this type of unspoiled scenery. This category has the following 17 subcategories, out of 17 total. Shaded by old eucalyptus trees, the riverbanks are rich with plants and animals. Yarkon Park Yarkon Park is a large park in Tel Aviv, Israel, with about sixteen million visits annually.Named after the Yarkon River which flows through it, the park includes extensive lawns, sports facilities, botanical gardens, an aviary, a water park, two outdoor concert venues and lakes. English: The Yarqon River (also named Yarkon River) is a the largest coastal river in Israel. Sign in Sign up for FREE Black Friday Sale: 50% OFF Train the Yarkon is a double-track railway below in the course of the Yarkon river in the Central district of Israel, about 15 km in length, currently serves as the only link between the railway and Eastern railway. In 1988 the Yarkon river authority was established to revitalize the river. The middle part of the Yarkon is mostly made up of wastewater, and the lower part is mixed with saltwater rushing back from the ocean. Yarkon Park is a large park in Tel Aviv, Israel, with about sixteen million visits annually. The connection of the Yarkon curve (from the left) to the original route (in front, 9 on map) (sign 7 on the map). It flows west through Gush Dan and Tel Aviv's Yarkon Park into the Mediterranean Sea. The lawns along the Yarkon River serve as getaway to nature for the many urban walkers, cyclists and joggers. Discharge diagrams of the Yarkon River (4 F) Historical images of the Yarkon River (33 F) Maps of the Yarkon River (4 F) A The article Maccabiah Games states that a collapsing bridge "plung[ed] about 100 members of the Australian delegation into the polluted waters of Yarkon River." So when was the river polluted? The mill of the village Jarisha (“grinding”) was placed here around a large pond. Looking on the new curve of the Yarkon river from North. Warning: Don’t try to walk the path between the parks in the days following a heavy rainstorm! https://www.israel-in-photos.com/tel-aviv-walks-yarkon-river.html The place is on the Yarkon River, only A km away from my house.