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Conservation of bridges

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Published by Spon Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain.
    • Subjects:
    • Historic bridges -- Conservation and restoration -- Great Britain.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementGraham Tilly ; in association with Alan Frost, Jon Wallsgrove.
      ContributionsFrost, Alan., Wallsgrove, Jon.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTG315 .T55 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3950141M
      ISBN 100419259104
      LC Control Number2001042027

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