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Stationary steam engines in Great Britain

Colin Bowden

Stationary steam engines in Great Britain

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by Colin Bowden

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Published by [Colin Bowden] in [Bishop"s Stortford] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Steam-engines -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcompiled by Colin Bowden, George Cooper & Ted McAvoy.
      ContributionsCooper, George, 1949- joint author., McAvoy, Ted, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTJ465 .B73
      The Physical Object
      Pagination91 p. :
      Number of Pages91
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4206433M
      ISBN 10095063350X
      LC Control Number80485714
      OCLC/WorldCa6581101


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