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3 edition of turnpike age. found in the catalog.

turnpike age.

Luton Museum and Art Gallery.

turnpike age.

by Luton Museum and Art Gallery.

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Published by Luton Museum & Art Gallery in Luton (Beds.) .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Roads -- Great Britain -- History,
    • Carriages and carts -- History

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsSmith, Peter, F.G.S.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE363.G72 L85
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[44] p. (chiefly illus.)
      Number of Pages44
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5517526M
      LC Control Number73517821

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Best story was the neighbor who live next to the rear entrance to a rest stop and the couple would walk over to the restaurant for dinner when they didn't feel like cooking - the restaurant /5. Compiled and written by Peter Smith this book is lavishly illustrated with engravings of the period and with horse drawn vehicle illustrations drawn for the archives of noted carriage builders.

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