Glasgow Water Works

papers read during ... 1863-64. by James M. Gale

Publisher: [s.n.] in Glasgow

Written in English
Published: Pages: 56 Downloads: 502
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  • Water-supply -- Scotland -- Glasgow.

Edition Notes

Extracted from: The proceedings of the Institution of Engineers in Scotland, 1863-64.

Other titlesProceedings of the Institution of Engineers in Scotland.
The Physical Object
Pagination56p., 5 folded leaves of plates :
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18797401M

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