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An introduction to Cornish watermills

Dennis Edward Benney

An introduction to Cornish watermills

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Published by Barton in Truro .
Written in English

  • England,
  • Cornwall (County)
    • Subjects:
    • Water mills -- England -- Cornwall (County) -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statement[by] D. E. Benney.
      LC ClassificationsTJ859 .B46
      The Physical Object
      Pagination104 p.
      Number of Pages104
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5475719M
      ISBN 100851530923
      LC Control Number73179058

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