§ MR. GEORGE ROBERTS (Norwich)
I beg to ask the Secretary to the Admiralty when the negotiations to acquire the site for the Loch Long torpedo range at Greenock were commenced with Sir Hugh Shaw Stewart; when they were completed; and who was the First Lord of the Admiralty at the time the negotiations were entered into.
§ MR. EDMUND ROBERTSON
Negotiations were begun in November, 1905, and completed in January, 1908. In answer to the third Question, the First Lord was Lord Cawdor.