The Nuttall Encyclopedia
A Russian seaport on the N. shore of the Sea of Azov; is the outlet for the produce of a rich agricultural district, wheat, linseed, and hempseed being the chief exports. Founded by Peter the Great in 1698.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Taganrog'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/t/taganrog.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.