A tug"s rescue work
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A tug"s rescue work the autobiography of a retired tugmaster by Hunter, Robert

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Published by Published by Printability Pub. Ltd. on behalf of J.H. Proud in [Hartlepool?] .
Written in English


  • Hunter, Robert, -- 1883 or 4.,
  • Boatmen -- England -- Tyne, River -- Biography.,
  • Tugboats -- England -- Tyne, River -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

StatementRobert Hunter ; editor, John H. Proud.
ContributionsProud, John H.
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. :
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15489963M
ISBN 101872239412

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