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short history of the dams Ladybower, Howden and Derwent. by V. J. Hallam

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Published by Eric Evans in New Mills, Derbys .
Written in English


  • Ladybower Reservoir.,
  • Howden Reservoir.,
  • Derwent Reservoir.

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Cover title: Water under the bridge.

Other titlesWater under the bridge.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13877971M

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