Steam on the narrow gauge

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Locomotives -- History., Narrow gauge railroads -- Great Bri

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Statementa collection by the Industrial Locomotive Society.
ContributionsIndustrial Locomotive Society.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTJ603 .S79
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. (p. 4-48 illus.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5763723M
LC Control Number71274333

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