Messina, Strait of

Messina, Strait of, 24 m. long, and at its narrowest 2½ broad; separates Sicily from the Italian mainland; here were the Scylla and Charybdis of the ancients.

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

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