HC Deb 10 November 1911 vol 30 c2040W

asked the Under-Secretary of State for War upon whom would fall the duty of protecting vital points on our home railways from possible destruction or damage by explosives during the period immediately following a declaration of war by or against this country and while mobilisation is proceeding?

Colonel SEELY

It is not considered expedient in the interests of the public service to make any statement on this subject.