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first hundred: rail tours 1953-1967

C. F. Firminger

first hundred: rail tours 1953-1967

by C. F. Firminger

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Published by Locomotive Club of Great Britain in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Railroads -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[compiled and produced by C. F. Firminger].
      ContributionsLocomotive Club of Great Britain.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTF57 .F57
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[1] 36 p.
      Number of Pages36
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5511646M
      LC Control Number73385676

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