HC Deb 13 May 1924 vol 173 cc1158-9W

asked the Financial Secretary to the Treasury, if he will state the total sum received by the Treasury under the participating arrangements made between the Disposal Board and the group of steel works represented by Messrs. George Cohen, Sons, and Company, in connection with the breaking down of ammunition in this country; and will he further state the total tonnage of ammunition handed over to this syndicate under the contract?


The total sum received under the contract was £1,588,904 16s. 7d. The total tonnage of ammunition broken down was 425,779 tons.