§ Commander BELLAIRS
asked the President of the Board of Trade what number of lawn mowers were imported in 1926, distinguishing motor lawn mowers; and what percentage came from the United States of America?819W
§ Sir P. CUNLIFFE-LISTER
The exact particulars asked for by my hon. and gallant Friend are not available. But the following table shows the total quantities of grass and lawn mowers and parts thereof (a) hand driven and (b) animal and mechanically driven, imported into Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the year 1926, together with the proportions consigned from the United States of America.
Description. Total Imports. Proportion of Total consigned from the United States of America. Tons. Per cent. Grass and lawn mowers and parts thereof: Hand driven 872 63.6 Animal and mechanically driven. 1,030 67.9 Total 1,902 65.9