Railways in the Yorkshire Dales a pictorial history by K. Hoole

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Published by Dalesman in Clapham, via Lancaster .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Railroads -- England -- North Yorkshire -- History.

Edition Notes

Originallypublished, 1975.

Book details

Statementby K. Hoole.
SeriesDalesman railway
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHE3019.N/
The Physical Object
Pagination72p. :
Number of Pages72
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17531261M
ISBN 100852068263
OCLC/WorldCa14230424

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