The Nuttall Encyclopedia
E . four arms), a village 10 m. SE. of Waterloo, where the roads from Brussels to Charleroi and from Nivelles to Namur intersect: was the scene of an obstinate conflict between the English under Wellington and the French under Ney, two days before the battle of Waterloo.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Quatre-Bras'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/q/quatre-bras.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.