§ Mr. Malcolm MacMillan
asked the Minister of Transport what were the estimated numbers of licensed road vehicles in Ross and Cromarty county and in the island of Lewis, respectively, at the most recent convenient date; and what were the corresponding figures at the corresponding or nearest date five years ago.
§ Mr. Tom Fraser
The estimated number of vehicles in Ross and Cromarty with licences current at any time during the quarter ended 30th September, 1964, was 12,990, of which 2,690 were in the Isle of Lewis. The corresponding figures for the equivalent period in 1959 were 9,250 and 1,540 respectively.