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  • The kasbah forms the apex of a triangle of which the quays form the base.
  • The quays cover 18,000 sq.
  • Special liabilities lay upon riparian owners to repair canals, bridges, quays, &c. The state claimed certain proportions of all crops, stock, &c. The king's messengers could commandeer any subject's property, giving a receipt.
  • The opening of the railway enabled it to compete successfully with Alicante, and revived the mining and metallurgical industries, while considerable sums were expended on bringing the coast and land defences up to date, and adding new quays, docks and other harbour works.
  • The entrance to the harbour has been improved by dredging, and the two quays accommodate vessels drawing 13 ft.

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