The Chester and Holyhead Railway by John Maxwell Dunn

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Published by Oakwood P. in Lingfield .

Written in English

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  • Chester and Holyhead Railway.

Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 68.

Book details

Statement[by] J. M. Dunn.
SeriesOakwood library of railway history,, 25, Oakwood library of railway history ;, no. 25.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE3020.C45 D8 1969
The Physical Object
Pagination68 p., 8 plates.
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4623986M
ISBN 100853610088
LC Control Number77455018
OCLC/WorldCa65595

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