The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Capital of a province of the same name in Belgium, is situated at the junction of the Meuse and the Sambre, 35 m. SE. of Brussels. The town is strongly fortified, but only a few of its fine old buildings have escaped the ravages of war. The citadel still stands, the cathedral, and the Jesuit church of St. Loup. Cutlery, firearms, &c., are manufactured.
kirts the NE. border of France between Hainault and Luxembourg.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Namur'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/n/namur.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.