A New Universal Pocket Gazetteer Containing Descriptions of the Most Remarkable Empires, Kingdoms, Nations, States, Tribes, Cities, Towns, Villages, Mountains, Islands, Rivers, Seas, Lakes, Cataracts, Canals, and Railroads in the Known World, with Notice

Samuel G Goodrich

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1832 Excerpt: ...it is separated by a narrow sound. Though in reality an island, it is deemed the most northern continental land in Europe and its N. extremity is an enormous rock, called North Cape. Lon. 25 57 E., lat. 71 12 N. Mnggiore, or Verbano, a lake lying principally in the dutchy of Milan, in Italy, and fhe north extremity In the canton of Tesin, in Switzerland. Mnghera, a town in Londonderry, Ireland. Maghernfeldt, a town in Londonderry, Ireland, wiih a linen manufacture. Magliano, a town of Italy, capital of the province or Sabina. Magnacacca, a town and fort of Italy. Magotio, a town of Italy, in Milanese. MahanutUly, a river of Hindooslan. Mahawelle, the largest river in Ceylon. Mahon Port, a seaport of Minorca, at the SE. end of the island. The harbor, called Port Mahon, is deemed one of the finest in Europe and contains 4 islands, covered with marine edifices. Lon. 4 18 L., t.i1. 39 51. Mahoor, a town of Hindoostan, in Berar. Lon. 78 33 E., lat.204 N. Mahrattas, recently two powerful states of Hindoostan, called the Poona, or Western Mahrattas, and the Nagpoor, or Eastern. Many, a small river of Hindoostan. Maida, a town in Calabria Ultra, Naples. Maidenhead, a town in Berkshire, Eng., on the Thames it has a good trade in malt, meal, and timber. Maidenoi, nn island in the Pacific Ocean, In which native copper is found. Lon. 107 JO E., lat. 54 40 N. Maidstone, a borough and the countytown of Kent, Eng., on the Medway. It lias a brisk trade in exporting the commodities of the county, particularly hops, of which there are numerous plantations around here are likewise many excellent paper-mills, and a manufacture of linen. Lon. 0 38 E., lat. 51 16 N. Mailcotta, a town of Hindoostan, in Mysore, and a celebrated place of Hindoo worship. Maina, a seaport of Euro...