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THE

EDINBURGH GAZETTEER,

OR

GEOGRAPHICAL DICTIONARY:

CONTAINING A DESCRIPTION OF THE

FARIOUS COUNTRIES, KINGDOMS, STATES, CITIES, TOWNS, MOUNTAINS, &c.

OF THE

WORLD;

AN ACCOUNT OF THE

GOVERNMENT, CUSTOMS, AND RELIGION, OF THE INHABITANTS; THE BOUNDARIES ANN

NATURAL PRODUCTIONS OF EACH COUNTRY, &c. &c.

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EDINBURGH:
PRINTED FOR ARCHIBALD CONSTABLE AND CO. EDINBURGH;

LONGMAN, HURST, REES, ORME, AND BROWN,

AND HURST, ROBINSON, AND CO. LONDON.

1822.

('ASEDONI LX MERCURY PRESS,

EDINBURGH

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L 0 H Log Island, a small island in Che- in length, and more thau 2 in breulth. sapeak bay. Long. 76. 23. W. Lat. 37. Population 923. 14. N.

LOGIERAIT, a purish of Scotland, in Logax, a river of Scotland, in Lanark- Perthshire, in the form of an irregular sbire, which, after a course of 8 miles, joins triangle, about 7 miles ou each side. Por the Netban.-It is also the name of a sinall pulation 3000. stream in Mid-Lothrian, which falls into 4 LOGMINA, Cape, a promontory on the the Esk.

east coast of Sicily. Long. 16. 12. E. Lat.. Logar, a county of the United States, 36. 50. N. in the south-west part of Kentucky. Po Logrono, a town of Spain, in the propulation 12,123, including 2486 slaves. vince of Burgos, on the Ebro. It has five Russelville is the chief town.

parish churches, with eight convents. PoLocax, a county of the United States, pulation 7000. 27 miles N. W. of Calain the state of Ohio.

horra. Long. 2. 24. E. Lat. 42. 23. N. Logan, a post town of the United States, Logrono, a town of Chili, and capital of and capital of Hucking county, Ohio. the province of Melipilla. It has, besides

L-GGERHEAD Key, or Ei. Contoy, a the parish church, two convents. Long. 71, mall island in the bay of Honduras, near 16. W. Lat. 33. 38. S. the coast of Yucatan. Long. 87. 45. W., LZGRONO, a town of Quito, in the proLat. 21. 25. N.

vuce.ot. Quixos atgl. Maças, destroyed by Logie, a parish of Scotland, in Fife- an insurrection of ing Indians. shire, 24 miles in length and 1.in breadth. Lagwagi), LĄGOOŇ, a bảy or gulf on the Population 369.

north-ease coast of Yucatan. Long. 88. 20. LOGIE, a parish of Scotland, in Stirling- W. Lat. 26. 57. N. shire, situated on the river Forth, about 4 Loka, a village. of -Algiers, 28 iniles E. miles long, and the same in breadth. Po- of Culál... pulation 2227.

Lona, a 'smali river of Prussian Silesia, LOGIE, a parish of Scotland, in Forfar- which falls into the Oder. shire, situated on the river North Esk, LOHAGHUR, the Iron Fort, a celebrated aboat 4 miles in length by 3 in breadth. fortress of Hindostan, province of Dowletas Population 936.

bad, 20 miles N. W. from Poona. It conLOGIE Bucuan, a parish of Scotland, in sists of nearly a perpendicular rock, of great Aberdeenshire, about 4 miles in length, and height, surrounded by a double stone wall, 2, in breadth. Population 557.

and might be defended by a small garrison, Locir-Coldstone, il parish of Scotland, against any numbers. Ii is well supplied in Aberdeenshire, between the rivers Dee with water, and has extensive magazines and and Don. It is 6 miles in length, and 3 store rooms, excavated out of the solid rock. in breadth. Population 815.

It belonged to the peishwa, but has lately Logie, Easter, a parish of Scotland, in been taken by the British. Latitude noc the counties of Ross and Cromarty, 7 milco ascertained.

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