Collier's New Encyclopedia (1921)/Morella

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MORELLA (mō-rāl′yā), a town of Spain, 80 miles N. by E. of Valencia. It was the stronghold of Cabrera, the Carlist general, who scaled the castle on Jan. 25, 1839. It was retaken in July, 1840, by Espartero.