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Coastal passenger steamers and inland navigations in the south of Ireland

D. B. McNeill

Coastal passenger steamers and inland navigations in the south of Ireland

by D. B. McNeill

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Published by Transport Museum in Belfast .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Ireland.
    • Subjects:
    • Inland water transportation -- Ireland.,
    • Steamboat lines -- Ireland.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby D. B. McNeill.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE246.A1 B4 no. 6
      The Physical Object
      Pagination44 p.
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5658030M
      LC Control Number68102937

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