Barrow-in-Furness

Barrow-in-Furness, a town and seaport in N. Lancashire, of recent rapid growth, owing to the discovery of extensive deposits of iron in the neighbourhood, which has led to the establishment of smelting works and the largest manufacture of steel in the kingdom; the principal landowners in the district being the Dukes of Devonshire and Buccleuch.

Population (circa 1900) given as 51,000.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Barrow, Sir John * Barry, James
Barrier Reef, The Great
Barrière, Jean François
Barrière, Pierre
Barriers, Battle of the
Barrington, John Shute
Barros, João de
Barrot, Odilon
Barrow
Barrow, Isaac
Barrow, Sir John
Barrow-in-Furness
Barry, James
Barry, Sir Charles
Barry Cornwall
Bart
Barth, Heinrich
Barthélemy, Auguste-Marseille
Barthélemy, The Abbé, Jean Jacques
Barthélemy Saint-Hilaire, Jules
Barthez, Paul Joseph
Bartholdi

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