Historical Account of the Navigable Rivers, Canals, and Railways of Great Britain: As a Reference to Nichols, Priestley & Walker's New Map of Inland Navigation, (Google eBook)

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Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown & Green, 1831 - Inland navigation - 702 pages
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Maesbury, Shropshire
... previously published in April 1831 and originally called "Historical Account of the Navigable Rivers, Canals, and Railways, of Great Britain". ...
www.maesbury.org/ history/ canal-history.html

Priestley's Navigable Rivers and Canals
NOTE: Oringinally called "Historical Account of the Navigable Rivers, Canals, and Railways, of Great Britain". For more information see About this Book ...
www.jim-shead.com/ waterways/ sdoc.php?wpage=PNRC0001

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