Rive-de-Gier

Rive-de-Gier, a flourishing town in the department of Loire, France, on the Gier, 13 m. NE. of St. Étienne; is favourably situated in the heart of a rich coal district; has manufactures of silk, glass, machinery, steel, &c.

Population (circa 1900) given as 13,000.

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

Rivarol * Rivers, Richard Woodville, Earl
Rishanger, William
Rishis
Ristori, Adelaide
Ritschl, Albrecht
Ritschl, Friedrich Wilhelm
Ritson, Joseph
Ritter, Heinrich
Ritter, Karl
Ritualism
Rivarol
Rive-de-Gier
Rivers, Richard Woodville, Earl
Riviera
Rivière, Briton
Rivoli
Rixdollar
Rizzio, David
Roanne
Roanoke
Roaring Forties
Rob Roy