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Early records relating to mining in Scotland

Robert William Cochran-Patrick

Early records relating to mining in Scotland

by Robert William Cochran-Patrick

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Published by Douglas in Edinburgh .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Scotland.
    • Subjects:
    • Mines and mineral resources -- Scotland.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementcollected by R.W. Cochran-Patric.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsTN61 .C7
      The Physical Object
      Paginationlxv, 205 p.
      Number of Pages205
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6970719M
      LC Control Number06020601
      OCLC/WorldCa8315380

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