Chillán Sentence Examples
The capital is Chillan, and the only other important town is Bulnes, a railway junction and active commercial centre.
Chillan was founded by Ruiz de Gamboa in 1594.
The original site, known as Chillan Viejo, forms a suburb of the new city.
The hot sulphur springs of Chillan, which were discovered in 1 795, are about 45 m.
The principal volcanoes of the Chillan group are the Nevado (9528 ft.) and the Viejo.Advertisement
Some of the larger tributaries of these rivers, whose economic value has been equally great, are the Mapocho, which flows through Santiago and enters the Maipo from the north; the turbulent Cachapoal, which joins the Rapel from the north; the Claro, which waters an extensive part of the province of Talca and enters the Maule from the north; the Nuble, which rises in the higher Andes north of the peaks of Chillan and flows entirely across the province of Nuble to join the Itata on its western frontier; the Laja, which rises in a lake of the same name near the Argentine frontier in about lat.