Report of William Chapman, engineer, on the means of making Woodford River navigable
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Report of William Chapman, engineer, on the means of making Woodford River navigable from Lough-Erne to Woodford-Lough, as an off-branch from the Lough-Erne and Ballyshannon navigation; ... Published by order of the subscribers to this branch, 1793. by William Chapman

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Published by printed by A. Watson in Limerick .
Written in English

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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 3281, no. 06).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3281, no. 06.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages15
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Open LibraryOL16947083M

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