§ 31. Sir F. WISE
asked the Secretary for Mines the amount of subvention paid to the coalowners for each county in Great Britain?
§ The SECRETARY for MINES (Colonel Lane Fox)
I regret that figures for separate counties are not available, and would be laborious to obtain. I will circulate in the OFFICIAL REPORT an estimate of the total subvention in each of the colliery districts.
§ following are the figures:
|South Wales and Monmouth- shire||6,466,000|
|Yorkshire, Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Cannock Chase and War-wickshire||3,811,000|
|Lancashire, North Stafford- shire and Cheshire||2,314,000|
|South Staffordshire and Salop||227,000|
|Forest of Dean||143,000|