Rockhampton

Rockhampton, the chief port of Central Queensland, Australia, on the Fitzroy, 35 m. from its mouth; in the vicinity are rich gold-fields, also copper and silver; engaged in tanning, meat-preserving, &c.; is connected by a handsome bridge with its suburb North Rockhampton.

Population (circa 1900) given as 12,000.

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

Rockford * Rocking Stones
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Rochester
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Rochet
Rock Island
Rock Temples
Rockall
Rock-butter
Rockford
Rockhampton
Rocking Stones
Rockingham, Charles Watson Wentworth, Marquis of
Rocky Mountains
Rococo
Rocroi
Rodbertus, Johann Karl
Roderic
Roderick Random
Rodez
Rodin, Auguste