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Official: Board of Trade: Railway Nationalization: Board of Trade Conference: notes and prints., 26 May 1908 - 23 Mar 1909

Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 11/31A-B

Scope and Contents

Includes: notes by WSC on the question of State Purchase; notes on the Financial Operation of State Purchase by Ernest Rowntree [Secretary to the Committee on Railway Agreements and Amalgamations]; annotated draft copies of WSC's memorandum on the Great Northern, Great Central and Great Eastern Railways Bill; draft copy of the Proof of Evidence (Railway Amalgamation and Agreements); Recommendations of the Joint Committee of 1872 on Railway Companies Amalgamation; a memorandum of clauses proposed for insertion in the Railways Bill; extracts from remarks made by WSC at meetings of the Railway Conference (May-July 1908) on tribunals, joint boards and the 1894 Act; a copy of the report of the Board of Trade Railway Conference.


  • 26 May 1908 - 23 Mar 1909

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2 file(s) (2 bound files (48 folios, including pamphlets))

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