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Eastern approaches to West Gate Bridge.

Victoria. Country Roads Board.

Eastern approaches to West Gate Bridge.

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Published by Victoria Country Roads Board in [Melbourne] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Melbourne (Vic.),
  • Australia
    • Subjects:
    • Bridges -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.),
    • Express highways -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.),
    • Land use -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.),
    • Melbourne (Vic.) -- Buildings, structures, etc.

    • Edition Notes

      Caption title.

      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHE377.A8 V52 1977
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv. <1, 4-6 > :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4192631M
      ISBN 100724114033
      LC Control Number80471284

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