TITLE

FRAME WORK

PUB. DATE
August 2009
SOURCE
Contract Journal;8/12/2009, Vol. 448 Issue 6732, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Image
ABSTRACT
A photograph of a worker at a construction site in the Devon village of Kingskerswell, England, is presented.
ACCESSION #
43969312

 

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