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Cordwood Limited

George Hearn

Cordwood Limited

a history of the Victoria & Sidney Railway

by George Hearn

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Published by British Columbia Railway Historical Association in Victoria .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Victoria & Sidney Railway.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 81.

    Statementby George Hearn and David Wilkie.
    ContributionsWilkie, David S., joint author., British Columbia Railway Historical Association.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTF27.V5 H4 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination81 p.
    Number of Pages81
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5730249M
    LC Control Number70511775

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