The city stands at the head of a small valley, 11,380 ft.
The letter M stands for " Midland."
Well, it stands to reason, doesn't it?
On the main promontory, with Valletta, stands the suburb Floriana; Fort St Elmo, with a lighthouse, stands on the extremity of the promontory; the suburb Sliema lies on the point which encloses the Marsamuschetto harbour; Fort Ricasoli on the opposite point enclosing the east, Grand, or Great Harbour.
It stands in a level plain on the left bank of the river Ouse, by which communication is provided with the Humber.