Online Encyclopedia


Online Encyclopedia
Originally appearing in Volume V22, Page 969 of the 1911 Encyclopedia Britannica.
Spread the word: it!
REDONDELA, a town of north-western Spain, in the province of Pontevedra; 7 M. N.E. of Vigo, in a bend of the Vigo estuary, and at the junction of the Tuy-Vigo and Vigo-Pontevedra railways. Pop. (1900) 10,843. The river is only accessible for small coasting vessels; it is the headquarters of a prosperous fishing industry. In the neighbourhood are ruins of several medieval castles, and the fine hall of the Marquess Vega de Armijo.
End of Article: REDONDELA
REDOUBT (Fr. redoute, from Med. Lat. reductus, a pl...

Additional information and Comments

There are no comments yet for this article.
» Add information or comments to this article.
Please link directly to this article:
Highlight the code below, right click and select "copy." Paste it into a website, email, or other HTML document.