Belfort

Belfort, a fortified town in dep. of Haut-Rhin, and is its capital, 35 m. W. by N. of Basel; capitulated to the Germans in 1870; restored to France; its fortifications now greatly strengthened. The citadel was by Vauban.

Population (circa 1900) given as 83,000.

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

Belfast * Belgæ
Behring Strait
Beira
Beke, Dr.
Bekker, Immanuel
Bel and the Dragon, History of
Bela I.
Bela IV.
Belch, Sir Toby
Belcher, Sir Edward
Belfast
Belfort
Belgæ
Belgium
Belgrade
Belgra`via
Belial
Belief
Belinda, Arabella Fermor
Belisa`rius
Belize
Bell, Acton