Boulogne-sur-Mer

Boulogne-sur-Mer, a fortified seaport in France, on the English Channel, in the dep. of Pas-de-Calais, 27 m. SW. of Calais, one of the principal ports for debarkation from England; where Napoleon collected in 1803 a flotilla to invade England; is connected by steamer with Folkestone, and a favourite watering-place; the chief station of the North Sea fisheries; is the centre of an important coasting trade, and likely to become a naval station.

Population (circa 1900) given as 46,000.

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

Boulogne, Bois de * Boulogne-sur-Seine
Bouillé, Marquis de
Bouillon
Bouilly, Jean Nicolas
Boulainvilliers
Boulak
Boulan`ger, Jean Marie
Boulay de la Meurthe
Boulder
Boulevard
Boulogne, Bois de
Boulogne-sur-Mer
Boulogne-sur-Seine
Boulton, Matthew
“Bounty,” Mutiny of the
Bourbaki, Charles Denis Soter
Bourbon
Bourbon, Charles de
Bourbonnais
Bourdaloue, Louis
Bourdon, Sebastian
Bourdon de l'Oise

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