§ Mr. HACKETT
asked the Vice-President of the Department of Agriculture (Ireland) whether the Department have received a resolution from the Slievardagh Rural District Council asking the Department to send an expert to examine and report on the possibilities of the Slievardagh coal mines; and whether he can state what action the Department propose to take in reference to the resolution?
§ Mr. BIRRELL
The Department have received the Resolution referred to. It is expected that the Department's mineral expert will be able to visit the locality at an early date.