Rennes

Rennes, a prosperous town in Brittany, capital of the department of Ille-et-Vilaine, situated at the junction of the Ille and the Vilaine; consists of a high and low town, separated by the river Vilaine, mostly rebuilt since the disastrous fire in 1720; has handsome buildings, a cathedral, &c.; is the seat of an archbishop, a military centre, and manufactures sail-cloth, linen, shoes, hats, &c.; where the court-martial was held which condemned Captain Dreyfus on a second trial in 1899.

Population (circa 1900) given as 65,000.

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

Rennell, James * Rennie, John
Rémusat, Abel
Rémusat, Charles, Comte de
Renaissance
Renaix
Renan, Ernest
Rendsburg
René I.
Renfrew
Renfrewshire
Rennell, James
Rennes
Rennie, John
Rente
Renton
Renwick, James
Repealer
Replica
Repoussé
Repton
Republic
Republicans, The

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