See also:port of the state of
See also:Piauhy, Brazil, on the right
See also:bank of the
See also:river, 250 M. below the c pital,
See also:Therezina . Pop. of the
See also:municipality (18go), 4415 . Parnahyba is situated at the point where the most easterly of the
See also:delta outlets, or channels, called the Rio Iguarassfi, branches off from the
See also:main stream . All the outlet channels of the river are obstructed by bars built up by the strong current along the
See also:coast, and only vessels of
See also:draught can enter . The
See also:town has some well-constructed buildings of the old Portuguese type, including two churches and a
See also:fine hospital . Parnahyba is the commercial entrep8t of the state . It exports hides,
See also:cotton and
See also:tobacco, chiefly through the small port of Amarracao, at the mouth of the Rio Iguarassiu, 11 m. distant .
PARNASSUS (mod. Likkoura or Likeri)
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