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Published by s.n. in [Liverpool? .
Written in English


  • Huskisson, W. -- 1770-1830.,
  • Liverpool and Manchester Railway.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesTransactions of the Historic Society of Lancashire and Cheshire.
Statementby George S. Veitch.
ContributionsVeitch, George Stead, b. 1885, former owner., Thompson, A. Hamilton, former owner.
The Physical Object
Pagination54p.,9 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages54
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15596490M

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