Of Dusseldorf on the main line of railway to Aix-laChapelle.
Its position, at the centre of direct railway communications with Cologne and Dusseldorf respectively on the E.
Two main lines of railway traverse the valley; that on the south is the main line from Aix-la-Chapelle, Cologne and Dusseldorf to central Germany and Berlin, that on the north feeds the important towns of the Ruhr valley.
The largest iron and steel works are at Essen, Oberhausen, Duisburg, Dusseldorf and Cologne, while cutlery and other small metallic wares are extensively made at Solingen, Remscheid and Aix-la-Chapelle.
The industry is mainly concentrated round two chief centres, Aix-la-Chapelle and Dusseldorf (with the valley of the Wupper), while there are naturally few manufactures in the hilly districts of the south or the marshy flats of the north.
FRIEDRICH HEINRICH JACOBI (1743-1819), German philosopher, was born at Dusseldorf on the 25th of January 1743.
Ferber, Historische Wanderung durch die alt Stadt Dusseldorf (Dusseldorf, 1889-1890); Brandt, Studien zur Wirtschaftsand Verwaltungsgeschichte der Stadt Dusseldorf (Dusseldorf, 1902); and local Guide by Bone.
He was not so fortunate in 1849, when he underwent a year's durance for resistance to the authorities of Dusseldorf during the troubles of that stormy period.
NEANDERTHAL, a ravine near the village of Hochdal between Dusseldorf and Elberfeld, Rhenish Prussia.