The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Capital of Dutch Limburg, on the Maes, 57 m. E. of Brussels; has manufactures of glass, earthenware, and carpets; near it are the vast subterranean quarries of the Pietersberg, opened by the Romans.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Maestricht'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/m/maestricht.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.