RURA (Ruhr), a river of Western Germany, which flows into the Rhine from the east near the town of Duisburg. (Geogr. Rav. 4.24.) [L.S]
Dictionary of Greek and Roman Geography, illustrated by numerous engravings on wood. William Smith, LLD. London. Walton and Maberly, Upper Gower Street and Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row; John Murray, Albemarle Street. 1854.