HC Deb 15 December 1971 vol 828 c108W
86. Mr. Parker

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what is the total tonnage and the total number of containers carried by the Freightliner services of British Rail in 1967 and 1970, respectively, the revenue derived from hauling these trains, and the estimated train mileage run by them.

Mr. Peyton

B.R. carried 108,500 Freightliner containers in 1967 compared with 480,000 in 1970. Freightliners Ltd. paid British Rail a haulage charge of £5.8 million in 1970. The other figures are not available.

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