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Placenames of the Isle of Man

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Published by M.Niemeyer Verlag in Tübingen .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementGeorge Broderick ; complied under the auspices of the Manx Place-Name Survey. Vol.2, Sheading of Michael (Kirk Michael, Ballaugh, and Jurby).
ContributionsManx Placename Survey.
The Physical Object
Paginationxl, 301p. ;
Number of Pages301
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18205548M
ISBN 103484401303

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