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Talyllyn Railway a nostalgic trip along the world"s first preserved railway by Mitchell, David J.

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Published by Past and Present in Peterborough .
Written in English


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Bibliography: p10. - Includes index.

StatementDavid J. Mitchell & Terry Eyres.
SeriesBritish Railways past and present special
ContributionsEyres, Terry.
The Physical Object
Pagination96p. :
Number of Pages96
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22333949M
ISBN 101858951259

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