asked the President of the Board of Trade what railroad undertakings or ports thereof have been taken possession of in pursuance of Section 16 of the Regulation of the Forces Act, 1871, or otherwise?
§ Sir A. GEDDES
I am sending the hon. and gallant Gentleman lists giving the names of the railway companies in Great Britain and Ireland respectively, of whose railroads, including any lines worked by them, possession has been taken under the Regulation of the Forces Act, 1871. The Board of Trade have not taken possession of any railroads under other powers.