Fort Rupert


Fort Rupert
   1) (=Fort Charles=). Built by Gillam, at mouth of Rupert River, foot of James Bay, 1667.
   Index: F Captured by Troyes, 206. L Captured from English, 204.
   Bib.: Burpee, Search for the Western Sea; Laut, Canada and Conquest of the Great North-West.
   2) North end of Vancouver Island. See Fort McLoughlin.
   Index: D Hudson's Bay Company post, coal mining at, 190.
   Bib.: Walbran, British Columbia Coast Names.

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