6. Lieut.-Commander WILLIAMS
asked the President of the Board of Trade the number of British, lascar, and foreign seamen employed in British ships in the years 1905 and 1915, respectively?
§ Sir P. CUNLIFFE-LISTER
If my hon. Friend will permit me, I will have the figures circulated in the OFFICIAL REPORT.
§ Following are the figures:
§ The first crews of all British vessels on the register at ports of the United Kingdom (including the Isle of Man and Channel Islands) on 31st December, 1905 and 1914, which were employed in sea trading at some time during the years 1905 and 1914, respectively, were made up as follow: 164
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