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Fires in the timber lining of mine roadways

Albert F. Roberts

Fires in the timber lining of mine roadways

a comparison of data from reduced-scale and large-scale experiments.

by Albert F. Roberts

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Published by Safety in Mines Research Establishment] in [Sheffield, Eng .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mine fires

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesGreat Britain. Safety in Mines Research Establishment. Research report -- 263., Research report (Safety in Mines Research Establishment (Great Britain)) -- no. 263.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17624048M
    OCLC/WorldCa4733305

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