The Nuttall Encyclopedia
Known also as
declining port in Morocco, finely situated on elevated ground overlooking the mouth of the Bu-Ragrag River, 115 m. SE. of Fez; is surrounded by walls, and has a commanding citadel, a noted tower, interesting ruins, &c.; manufactures carpets, mats, &c., and exports olive-oil, grain, wool, &c.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Rabat'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/r/rabat.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.