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Lima is above six hundred miles from Cape Blanco, and Piura is about seventy-five miles from the same place.
The name of this city is Piura and it is on a small river bearing the same name.Birdseye Views of Far Lands|James T. Nichols
The valley of Piura River, Peru, produces varieties of long-staple cotton that in quality closely resemble silk.Commercial Geography|Jacques W. Redway
From Piura, some take the inland road by Caxamarca, and others the road along the coast through Truxillo.
Our lodging while at Piura was in an out-house, which had been built on purpose for accommodating such travelling merchants.