Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Cabes, or Gabes. at the head of a gulf of the same name; anciently Syrtis Minor, a port in a fertile district of Tunis. In ancient times it was an episcopal see, and was a rich fortified town in the middle ages, but now it is much decayed. The harbour admits only small vessels, and the commerce is greatly diminished.

“In all your ways acknowledge him, and he will make your paths straight.”
Proverbs 3:6