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Steam trails in the Peak District

Steam trails in the Peak District

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Published by (The Board) in (Bakewell) ((Aldern House, Baslow Rd, Bakewell, Derbyshire)) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Railroads -- England -- Peak District -- Abandonment -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement(written and designed by Nic Broomhead for the Peak National Park).
    ContributionsBroomhead, Nic., Peak Park Joint Planning Board.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12,(4)p. :
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20064019M
    ISBN 100901428396
    OCLC/WorldCa16485551


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