HC Deb 17 February 1908 vol 184 c435

I beg to ask the President of the Board of Trade whether he is aware that signalmen on the London and South Western Railway, employed at various stations out of London, are permitted to proceed

Year. Other than Lascars and Asiatics. Lascars and Asiatics.
Number of British persons employed. Number of Foreign persons employed.
1897 175,549 33,898 31,484
1903 176,520 40,396 41,021
1906 188,340 38,084 44,367