The Nuttall Encyclopedia
The county town of Warwickshire, on the Avon, 21 m. SE. of Birmingham; it dates from Saxon times, and possesses a great baronial castle, the residence of the earls of Warwick, erected in 1394 on an eminence by the river grandly overlooking the town; it is the seat of several industries, and has a considerable trade in agricultural produce.
Wood, James, ed. Entry for 'Warwick'. The Nuttall Encyclopedia. https://www.studylight.org/encyclopedias/eng/nut/w/warwick.html. Frederick Warne & Co Ltd. London. 1900.