The big barges
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The big barges the story of boomie and ketch barges by Hervey Benham

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Published by Harrap in London .
Written in English



  • England


  • Sailing barges -- England -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

StatementHervey Benham and Roger Finch in collaboration with Peter Ferguson.
ContributionsFinch, Roger., Ferguson, Peter, 1941-
LC ClassificationsVM466.B3 B38 1983
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p. :
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2896929M
ISBN 100245540032
LC Control Number84124194

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