Ironstone quarrying in the Cottesmore area
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Ironstone quarrying in the Cottesmore area a brief, illustrated history of ironstone quarrying activity in the Cottesmore, Burley and Exton Park areas of Rutland. by

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Published by Rutland Railway Museum in Cottesmore .
Written in English


  • Iron industry and trade -- England -- Leicestershire -- History.,
  • Iron ores -- England -- Leicestershire -- History.,
  • Quarries and quarrying -- England -- Leicestershire -- History.

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Edition Notes

ContributionsRutland Railway Museum.
LC ClassificationsHD9521.8.C6
The Physical Object
Pagination16p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15629662M
ISBN 100950672319

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