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Modern locomotives of the L.M.S. by D. S. M. Barrie

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Published by Locomotive Publishing Co. in London .
Written in English


  • London, Midland and Scottish Railway.

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Edition Notes

Statementforeword by W.A. Stainer.
The Physical Object
Pagination34p. :
Number of Pages34
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14475966M

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