Overland Route

Overland Route, the route to Australia and the East across the European continent instead of round the Cape of Good Hope, was inaugurated by Lieutenant Waghorn in 1845, modified on the opening of the Suez Canal in 1869, and is now viâ France, the Mont Cenis tunnel, Brindisi, the Levant, Suez Canal, Red Sea, and Indian Ocean.

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

Overbury, Sir Thomas * Overreach, Sir Giles
Otway, Thomas
Oubliette
Oudenarde
Oudh
Oudinot, Duke of Reggio
Ouida
Ouse
Outram, Sir James
Overbeck, Friedrich
Overbury, Sir Thomas
Overland Route
Overreach, Sir Giles
Overstone, Baron
Ovid
Oviedo
Owen, John
Owen, Sir Richard
Owen, Robert
Owens College
Oxenford, John
Oxenstiern, Axel, Count