Before the diesels came
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Before the diesels came a nostalgic look at the last days of steam around Peterborough. by A. V. Fincham

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Published by The ModelShop, Peterborough in Peterborough .
Written in English

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Pagination66p. :
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17457570M

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