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Birmingham street names

Joseph McKenna

Birmingham street names

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Published by Birmingham Public Libraries in Birmingham [England] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • Birmingham
    • Subjects:
    • Street names -- England -- Birmingham -- Dictionaries.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 45).

      Statementcompiled by Joseph Mckenna.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDA690.B6 M194 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination45 p. :
      Number of Pages45
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL432770M
      ISBN 100709301367
      LC Control Number98140840

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