Roubaix

Roubaix, a busy town in the department of Nord, N. of France; situated on a canal 6 m. NE. of Lille; is of modern growth; actively engaged in the manufacture of all kinds of textiles, in brewing, &c.

Population (circa 1900) given as 115,000.

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

Rotti * Roubilliac, Louis François
Rostoff
Rostopchine, Count
Rostrum
Rothe, Richard
Rotherham
Rothesay
Rothschild, Meyer Amschel
Rotrou, Jean de
Rotterdam
Rotti
Roubaix
Roubilliac, Louis François
Rouble
Rouen
Rouget de Lisle
Rouge-et-Noir
Rouher, Eugène
Roulers
Roulette
Roumania
Roumelia