|Statement||by B.J. Simpson.|
|Series||Contractor Report / Transport and Road Research Laboratory -- 140, Contractor Report (Transport and Road Research Laboratory) -- 140.|
|Contributions||Transport and Road Research Laboratory. Transport Planning Division.|
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