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Building ships on the North East coast

Clarke, J. F.

Building ships on the North East coast

a labour of love, risk and pain

by Clarke, J. F.

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Published by Bewick Press in Whitley Bay, England .
Written in English

  • Shipbuilding -- England, Northern -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    StatementJ.F. Clarke.
    LC ClassificationsVM59 .C42 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20836006M
    ISBN 101898880042, 1898880050

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