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Published by London and North Eastern Railway in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Sheffield, Ashton-under-Lyne and Manchester Railway.

Book details:

Edition Notes

"Issued by the London and North Eastern Railway to commemorate the opening of the Sheffield, Ashton-under-Lyne and Manchester Railway one hundred years ago" - title page.

ContributionsLondon and North Eastern Railway.
The Physical Object
Pagination44p.
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20819019M

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