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[1803 amounted to 5,500,000, and the exports con
sisted of produce to the value of 4,000,000 dollars.
He also states the population in 1808 at 900,000
souls. The receipts of Caracas, Guatemala, and
Chile, are consumed within the country. The
population of some of the chief cities is thus stated ;
Caracas 40,000, La Guaira 6000, Puerto Cabello
7600, Coro 10,000. The harbour, or La Vela de
Coro, as it is commonly called, and its environs, are
supposed to contain not less than 2000. In 1797
three state prisoners were sent from Spain to Ca
racas, on account of their revolutionary propensi
ties. Being treated with great indulgence by the
officers and soldiers to whose care they were com
mitted, they formed the project of a conspiracy
against the government. They engaged a number
of persons, some of them of consequence, in their
party. After gaining their first converts, the spirit
did not spread. The coldness and apathy of the
people did not admit of the effervescene they de
sired. After the plot had been kept a secret for
many months it was disclosed to the government.
Some of the ringleaders escaped, and others were
taken. It was found that seventy-two had entered
into the conspiracy; six were executed. The
rest either escaped, or were sent to the galleys or
banished from the country. For an account of the
recent revolution in Caracas, see Venezuela.]

Caracas, some islands of the N. sea near the
coast of the kingdom of Tierra Firme, in the pro
vince and government of Cumana. They are six
in number, all small and desert, serving as places
of shelter to the Dutch traders, who carry on an
illicit commerce on that coast.

Caracas, a small port of the coast of Tierra
Firme
, in the province and government of Vene
;zuela, between the capital and cape Codera.

CARACHE, a settlement of the province and
government of Maracaibo, situate n. of the city of
Truxillo, on the shore of a small river which enters
the Matazan.

CARACHIS, San Carlos de a settlement of
the province and country of the Amazonas ; a re
duccion of the missions which belonged to the abo
lished order of the Jesuits. It is at the mouth of
the river Huerari, where this enters the Maranon.

CARACOA, a settlement of the province and
corregimiento of Parinacoche in Peru, where there
is a spring of warm medicinal water.

CARACOL, Port, on the coast of the S. sea,
and of the province and government of Panamá ;
it is near the point of Garachine, behind mount Zapo.

CARACOLI, a port of the coast of the kingdom
of Tierra Firme, and of the province and govern
ment of Venezuela, to the w., of cape Codera.

Caracoli, a bay formed by the s. coast, in the
province and government of Darien, of the kingdom
of Tierra Firme ; it lies at the back of point Gara
chine.

Caracoli, a settlement of the province and
government of Cartagena, situate on the shore of
the Rio Grande de la Magdalena, and on the n, of
the town of Maria.

CARACOLLO, a settlement of the province and
corregimiento of Oruro in Peru, eight leagues dis
tant from its capital.

=CARACOTO== a settlement of the province and
corregimiento of Lampa in Peru.

Caracoto, another, in the province and corregi
mienlo of Sicasica in the same kingdom.

==CARAGAIAS, a town of the island of Cuba,
situate on the n. coast between Cadiz and Nizao,

CARAGUATAI, a river of the province and
government of Buenos Ayres ; it runs s. s. w. and
enters the Ayum or Yumeri.

CARAGUET, a small river of Nova Scotia or
Acadia ; it runs e. and enters the sea in the gulf
of St. Lawrence, opposite the island of its name.

CARAHUACRA, a settlement of the province
and corregimiento of Huarochiri in Peru; annexed
to the curacy ofYauli.

CARAIBAMBA, a settlement of the province
and corregimiento of Aimaraez in Peru ; annexed to
the curacy of Chalvanca.

CARAIMA Alta, a settlement of the province
and corregimiento of Quillota in the kingdom of
Chile ; situate on the coast between point Caraimilia
and point Pena Blanca.

CARAIMILLA, a settlement on the coast of
the province and corregimiento aforementioned,
between point Caraima Alta, and the isle of Obispo.

CARAMA, a settlement of the province and go
vernment of Antioquia in the new kingdom of
Granada.

CARAMANTA, a city of the province and go
vernment of Antioquia in the new kingdom of
Gratiada ; founded by Sebastian de Benalcazar in
1543, near the river Cauca. Its temperature is
hot and unhealthy, but it is fertile in maize, vege
tables, grain, and abounds with herds of swine : near
it are many small rivers which enter the Cauca,
and some salt pits of the whitest salt. On the
mountains within its jurisdiction, are some settle
ments of barbarian Indians very little known. This
city is indifferently peopled, and is 65 leagues dis
tant to the n. e. of Popayan, and 50 from Antio
quia. Long. 75° 33' w. Lat. 5° 58' «.

CARAMATIBA, a settlement of the province
and captainship of Rio Grande in Brazil ; situate
on the shore of the river Carabatang.


Translation

Tienen el mismo nombre unas Islas de la mar del N cerca de la Costa del Reyno de Tierra-Firme en la Provincia y Gobierno de Cumaná, son seis pequeñas todas y desiertas, que solo sirven de refugio a los tratantes Holandeses que hacen el comercio ilícito en aquella Costa.
Un Puerto pequeño de la Costa de Tierra-Firme en la Provincia y Gobierno de Venezuela, entre la Capital y el Cabo de Codera.

CARACHE, Pueblo de la Provincia y Gobierno de Maracaibo, situado al N de la Ciudad de Truxillo a orílla de un río pequeño que entra en el de Matazan.

CARACHIS, San Carlos de, Pueblo de la Provincia y Pais de las Amazonas, reducción de las Misiones que tenian en ella los Regulares de la extinguida Compañía: está a la boca del río Huerari para entrar en el Marañon.

CARACOA, Pueblo de la Provincia y Corregimiento de Parinacocha en el Perú, donde hay un manantial de agua caliente medicinal.

CARACOL, Puerto del, en la Costa de la mar del S y Provincia y Gobierno de Panamá: está junto a la Punta de Garachiné detras del Cerro del Zapo.

CARACOLI, Puerto de la Costa del Reyno de Tierra-Firme y de la Provincia y Gobierno de Venezuela al O del Cabo de Codera.

Tiene el mismo nombre una Ensenada que hace la Costa de la mar del S en la Provincia y Gobierno del Darien del Reyno de Tierra Firme: está detras de la Punta de Garachiné.
Un Pueblo de la Provincia y Gobierno de Cartagena, situado a orilla del río Grande de la Magdalena, y al N de la Villa de María.

CARACOLLO, Pueblo de la Provincia y Corregimiento de Oruro en el Perú, distante 8 leguas de su Capital.

CARACOTO, Pueblo de la Provincia y Corregimiento de Lampa en el Perú.
Otro hay con el mismo nombre en la Provincia y Corregimiento de Cicasica en aquel Reyno.

CARAGAIAS, Pueblo del, de la Isla de Cuba, situado en la Costa del N, entre los de Cádiz y Nizao.

CARAGUATAI, Río] de la Provincia y Gobierno de Buenos-Ayres, corre al S SO y entra en el de Ayum o Yumeri.

CARAGUET, Río] pequeño de la Nueva Escocia o Acadia, corre al E y sale al mar en el Golfo de San Lorenzo frente de la isla de su nombre.

CARAHUACRA, Pueblo de la Provincia y Corregimiento de Huarochiri en el Perú, anexo al Curato de Yauli.

CARAIBAMBA, Pueblo de la Provincia y Corregimiento de Almaraez en el Perú, anexo al Curato de Chalvauca.

CARAIMA Alta, Pueblo de la Provincia y Corregimiento de Quillota en el Reyno de Chile, situado en la Costa entre la Punta de Caraimilla y la de la Peña blanca.

CARAIMILLA, Pueblo de, en la Costa de la Provincia y Corregimiento antecedente, entre la Punta de Caraima alta y el farallón del Obispo.

CARAMA, Pueblo de la Provincia y Gobierno de Antioquía, en el nuevo Reyno de Granada.

CARAMANTA, Ciudad de la Provincia y Gobierno de Antioquía, en el nuevo Reyno de Granada ; fundóla Sebastian de Benalcázar el año de 1543 cerca del río Cauca: es de temperamento cálido y mal sano; pero fértil en maíz, legumbres, semillas y ganado de cerda; tiene en su inmediación muchos rios pequeños, que todos entran en el Cauca, y algunas salinas de sal blanquísima; en los montes de su jurisdicción habitan algunos Indios bárbaros poco conocidos; está medianamente poblada, y dista 65 leguas al NE de Popayan y 50 de Antioquía. Long. 305. lat. 5. .1 8.

CARAMATIBA, Pueblo de la Provincia y Capitanía de río Grande, en el Brasil, situado a la orilla del río Carabatang.

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[1803 amounted to 5,500,000, and the exports con
sisted of produce to the value of 4,000,000 dollars.
He also states the population in 1808 at 900,000
souls. The receipts of Caracas, Guatemala, and
Chile, are consumed within the country. The
population of some of the chief cities is thus stated ;
Caracas 40,000, La Guaira 6000, Puerto Cabello
7600, Coro 10,000. The harbour, or La Vela de
Coro, as it is commonly called, and its environs, are
supposed to contain not less than 2000. In 1797
three state prisoners were sent from Spain to Ca
racas, on account of their revolutionary propensi
ties. Being treated with great indulgence by the
officers and soldiers to whose care they were com
mitted, they formed the project of a conspiracy
against the government. They engaged a number
of persons, some of them of consequence, in their
party. After gaining their first converts, the spirit
did not spread. The coldness and apathy of the
people did not admit of the effervescene they de
sired. After the plot had been kept a secret for
many months it was disclosed to the government.
Some of the ringleaders escaped, and others were
taken. It was found that seventy-two had entered
into the conspiracy; six were executed. The
rest either escaped, or were sent to the galleys or
banished from the country. For an account of the
recent revolution in Caracas, see Venezuela.]

Caracas, some islands of the N. sea near the
coast of the kingdom of Tierra Firme, in the pro
vince and government of Cumana. They are six
in number, all small and desert, serving as places
of shelter to the Dutch traders, who carry on an
illicit commerce on that coast.

Caracas, a small port of the coast of Tierra
Firme
, in the province and government of Vene
;zuela, between the capital and cape Codera.

CARACHE, a settlement of the province and
government of Maracaibo, situate n. of the city of
Truxillo, on the shore of a small river which enters
the Matazan.

CARACHIS, San Carlos de a settlement of
the province and country of the Amazonas ; a re
duccion of the missions which belonged to the abo
lished order of the Jesuits. It is at the mouth of
the river Huerari, where this enters the Maranon.

CARACOA, a settlement of the province and
corregimiento of Parinacoche in Peru, where there
is a spring of warm medicinal water.

CARACOL, Port, on the coast of the S. sea,
and of the province and government of Panamá ;
it is near the point of Garachine, behind mount Zapo.

CARACOLI, a port of the coast of the kingdom
of Tierra Firme, and of the province and govern
ment of Venezuela, to the w., of cape Codera.

Caracoli, a bay formed by the s. coast, in the
province and government of Darien, of the kingdom
of Tierra Firme ; it lies at the back of point Gara
chine.

Caracoli, a settlement of the province and
government of Cartagena, situate on the shore of
the Rio Grande de la Magdalena, and on the n, of
the town of Maria.

CARACOLLO, a settlement of the province and
corregimiento of Oruro in Peru, eight leagues dis
tant from its capital.

=CARACOTO== a settlement of the province and
corregimiento of Lampa in Peru.

Caracoto, another, in the province and corregi
mienlo of Sicasica in the same kingdom.

==CARAGAIAS, a town of the island of Cuba,
situate on the n. coast between Cadiz and Nizao,

CARAGUATAI, a river of the province and
government of Buenos Ayres ; it runs s. s. w. and
enters the Ayum or Yumeri.

CARAGUET, a small river of Nova Scotia or
Acadia ; it runs e. and enters the sea in the gulf
of St. Lawrence, opposite the island of its name.

CARAHUACRA, a settlement of the province
and corregimiento of Huarochiri in Peru; annexed
to the curacy ofYauli.

CARAIBAMBA, a settlement of the province
and corregimiento of Aimaraez in Peru ; annexed to
the curacy of Chalvanca.

CARAIMA Alta, a settlement of the province
and corregimiento of Quillota in the kingdom of
Chile ; situate on the coast between point Caraimilia
and point Pena Blanca.

CARAIMILLA, a settlement on the coast of
the province and corregimiento aforementioned,
between point Caraima Alta, and the isle of Obispo.

CARAMA, a settlement of the province and go
vernment of Antioquia in the new kingdom of
Granada.

CARAMANTA, a city of the province and go
vernment of Antioquia in the new kingdom of
Gratiada ; founded by Sebastian de Benalcazar in
1543, near the river Cauca. Its temperature is
hot and unhealthy, but it is fertile in maize, vege
tables, grain, and abounds with herds of swine : near
it are many small rivers which enter the Cauca,
and some salt pits of the whitest salt. On the
mountains within its jurisdiction, are some settle
ments of barbarian Indians very little known. This
city is indifferently peopled, and is 65 leagues dis
tant to the n. e. of Popayan, and 50 from Antio
quia. Long. 75° 33' w. Lat. 5° 58' «.

CARAMATIBA, a settlement of the province
and captainship of Rio Grande in Brazil ; situate
on the shore of the river Carabatang.


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